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Mr. John William Phillips, 67, Burkesville, KY (1946-2014)

He was of Baptist faith and attended Spears Chapel Community Church. He was an artist and a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran. He was a native of Effingham County, GA, and a resident of Cumberland County, KY, at the time of his death. His wife, Linda Cary Phillips, survives.
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Mr. John William Phillips, age 67, of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at his residence in Burkesville.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2pmCT, Thursday, June 26, 2014 in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Cash officiating. Burial will be in the Perkins Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky. The family will receive friends after 11amCT, on Thursday, June 26, 2014 until the funeral hour at 2pmCT.

Mr. John William Phillips, 67, Burkesville, KY (1946-2014)

He was born in Guyton, Effingham, Georgia on Thursday, August 8, 1946. He was the son of John Anthony Phillips and Francis Myrtle Sasser Phillips Marcucci. He died Sunday, June 22, 2014, at the age of 67 years, 10 months, and 14 days.

He was of Baptist faith and attended Spears Chapel Community Church. He was an artist and a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran.

He was preceded in death by his father, John Anthony Phillips.

He is survived by his mother, Francis Myrtle Sasser Phillips Marcucci of West Palm, Florida; his wife, Linda Cary Phillips of Burkesville, Kentucky, whom he married on Tuesday, January 1, 2013, and the following:
  • His children: Brett (and Brook) Phillips of Nashville, Tennessee; Rachel Phillips of Nashville, Tennessee; Colleen (and Mike) Parker of Nashville, Tennessee; Rebecca Phillips of Ohio; Junior Graham of Burkesville, Kentucky; Tina Graham of Burkesville, Kentucky; and Timmy Graham of Burkesville, Kentucky

  • His brothers: Jerry Phillips of Georgia and Ronnie Phillips of Georgia

  • His sister: Susan Fleury of Florida

  • Fifteen grandchildren

  • And thirteen great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions to We Care of Burkesville, Kentucky.

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Professional services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, Kentucky.

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Mr. John William Phillips, 67, Burkesville, KY (1946-2014)

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