Phyllis Bitner

Phyllis was raised in Franklin and attended Franklin Grade School.    Her ancestors settled in Franklin in 1907 and the family has had a presence in the community throughout the past 100 years.   Phyllis and her husband Scotty Bitner own and operate Scotty's Classic Car Museum in Arma, Kansas, a neighboring community.     Phyllis has deep ties to the community through family and friendships and continues to work for projects that benefit the community.  

Phyllis and Scotty have 5 children and 11 grandchildren.   Phyllis enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and attending their activities.  She is a board member of the Crawford County Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Kansas Museums Association, NAAM (National Association of Automobile Museums), National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Kansas State Historical Society. 

Phyllis can be reached at 620-347-8387 or 620-249-9333 or by e-mail at

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