Donald “Don” Eugene Phillips, 71, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at St. Thomas West in Nashville.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah Bell Phillips of Woodbury; 2 Sons, Corey Phillips (Shelley Atnip) of Manchester and Josh (Amber) Phillips of Manchester; Grandson, Lukas Phillips of Manchester; Siblings, Paul Phillips of Lebanon, Jimmy (Pam) Phillips of Manchester and Ellen Vaughn of Manchester; Sister-in-law, Donna Phillips; Brother-in-law, Wayne Millraney. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rufus and Pauline Reed Phillips; siblings, Ed and Harvey Phillips, Fran Fox, Tennie Millraney and Margaret Gold.
A member of the Church of Christ and former member of the Manchester Jaycees, Don was retired from Batesville Casket Co. after 28 years and was a Butcher. He was a Dixie Youth Baseball Coach, an avid UT fan, TN Titans fan and a New York Yankees Fan. He loved to play golf but he was most proud and loved his grandson, Lukas.
Funeral Services will be 1 pm Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Corry officiating. Interment will follow in the Centerhill Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 4 pm to 9 pm Monday, March 26, 2018