Shakila T. Phillips-Hudson of Millsboro, DE passed away on Monday, February 8,2021. She was 28 years old.
She was born on August 12, 1992 to Vanessa Bratton and William E Hudson. She is the mother of Princeton J. and Khature E. Gibbs.
Shakila graduated from Indian River High School in 2011. She played softball in her younger years. Shakila also participated in tap and dance at Millsboro Dance Alley. She was an honorable girl scout, and cheerleader for Pop Warner in the Cape Henlopen District.
She worked as a direct support professional for Delaware Mentor, Salvation Army, Sea Crest, Visiting Angels, Family First, and Always Best Care. She enjoyed the clients and staff that she worked with.
Shakila enjoyed spending time with her children, family, doing hair, and getting her nails done. She was known for her pretzel salad. She was an outgoing and loving young lady. Her favorite saying “What the World” She was our “Twinkle”
Sgt. Moyer with Millsboro Police Department said “That Shakila was an amazing woman.” They wanted to make sure they were involved in the balloon released in her honor.
She was Preceded in death by mother Vanessa Bratton, Grandmother Hattie M. Hudson, Shirley Collick, Aunts: Carolina McCoy, and Cammie Johnson.
She is survived by one son Princeton J. Gibbs and one daughter Khature E. Gibbs and their daddy James H. Gibbs, her dad William E Hudson, her step dad Alfred Bratton, her Brothers: William Drummond, Alvin Hudson, Christopher Drummond, Jermaine Rogers, Christopher Rogers, Tyrone Phillips, Stephon Phillips, Dupree Phillips, Arkeem Adkins, Sisters: Opra Hudson, Estonya Adkins with a host of Aunts, Uncles, nieces, and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at the Crossroad Community Church, 20684 State Forest Rd., Georgetown, DE 19947, where friends may call from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM for a walk thru viewing. Bishop Roland Mifflin will officiate. In accordance with the restrictions due to the Covid 19 Pandemic social distancing and masks are required. Interment will follow at Calvary Pentecostal Church Cemetery in Bishopville, MD.
Arrangements provided by Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro, DE.
Electronic condolences via www.watsonfh.com
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