WALTER, Phyllida Caragh

1921 - 1998

As Phyllida Caragh Wharton, she was born at Tavistock, Devon on 24 March 1921, daughter of Harold Wharton (1883-1947), a caterer, and his wife Clara Ethel née Moore (8 March 1888-1969), who married at Derby in 1909 and in 1939 were living at Osmaston Road, Derby. Phyllida married at Windsor, Berkshire in 1942, Hugh Edmond C. Walter (1919-1993) and painted under the name of Wharton. She exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from Shepherd's Cottage, Blaxhall Heath, Woodbridge, Suffolk in 1977, one painting 'Kyson Point, in 1980' and in 1985 exhibited 'The Deben, near Ufford'. She died in the Ipswich district in March 1998.