Robert Lee Phillips SR.

Born: Sat., Jan. 3, 1942
Died: Mon., Aug. 24, 2015


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Aug. 26, 2015
Location: Lonaconing Location

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Aug. 27, 2015
Location: Lonaconing Location

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Lonaconing, MD

Robert Lee Phillips Sr., 73, of Front Street, Lonaconing died Monday, August 24, 2015 at his residence. Born on January 3, 1942 in Lonaconing he was the son of the late Jim Phillips and Ruth (Timney) Phillips.

He was preceded in death by his son, Robert Lee Phillips Jr. on July 1, 2013.

Bob was protestant by faith. He was a graduate of Valley High School class of 1960. The former owner of Lonaconing Garbage Disposal and Phillips’ Store, he also owned and operated Phillips Coal Company for over 40 years.

He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years Carolyn (Ashby) Phillips; two daughters, Marla K. Mayles and husband Bob of Swanton and Dena Beachy and John McGee of Cumberland; two grandsons, Matt and Michael Mayles of Swanton; one brother, Jack Phillips of Lonaconing and two nephews, John and Todd Phillips.

Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 from 5-8PM at the Wilhelm-Eakin Funeral Home, P.A., Lonaconing. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 11:00AM with Rev. Charles Winebrenner officiating. Interment will be held at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Moscow Mills.

The family would like to extend a very special thank you two exceptional caregivers, Pam Gray and Pat Russell and WMHS Home Hospice Care for the excellent care provided to Bob.

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Susie Grove Tharp
   Posted Mon August 24, 2015
Carolyn ,Marla,Deana and families. Keeping you all in our prayers. Remembering the good times on Seldom Seen. Susie Grove Tharp and family.

Natalie Grasso
   Posted Tue August 25, 2015
My heart goes out to you and your family at this very difficult time. God be with you!

Marion (Steiding) Chappell
   Posted Thu August 27, 2015
Dear Carolyn and Family,
When we lose a loved one here on earth, we gain an angel in heaven that watches over us. May you take comfort in knowing that you have another angel to watch over you now. We extend our most sincere condolences to you.
Marion & Jim
Mariposa, California

Dona Stafford Morgan
   Posted Sat August 29, 2015
My sincere sympathy to Bob's family.

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