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 James E Phillips

James E Phillips

Birth
Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, USA
Death 20 Jun 2014 (aged 62)
Gilson, Knox County, Illinois, USA
Burial Knox County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 131653559 · View Source
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James E. Phillips, 62 of Gilson, Illinois passed away Friday, June 20, 2014 at his home.

He was born on September 15, 1951 in Mansfield, Ohio the son of James R. and Dorothy Belle Stroble Phillips. He married Victoria Lynn Rhoads on May 15, 1987 in Pekin, Illinois. She survives and lives in Gilson, Illinois.

Also surviving are his children: Misty (Martin) Adriaanse, of Marana, Arizona; Samantha Thurman, Peoria, Illinois; Libby Phillips, Gilson, Illinois and his stepson, Steve Bodine of Wichita, Kansas. His grandchild Gavin Marinich survives and lives in Creve Cour, Illinois. Also surviving are his siblings: Don (Louise) Phillips of Mansfield, Ohio; Karen (Phillip) Leamon of Shelby, Ohio; Wendy (Vince) Schag of Mansfield, Ohio and Steve (Estelle) Phillips of Goodyear, Arizona. He was preceded in death by his parents.

He graduated from Mansfield High School. James worked for the Sherex Chemical Co and later Evonic Industries as a Reactor Operator where he retired after 30 years of service. He later became an owner operator truck driver. He enjoyed racing motorcycles.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at the Orange Chapel United Methodist Church in rural Gilson, Illinois. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 A.M at the church. Rev. Sue Bryce will be officiating the services. Burial will be held at the Cook Cemetery in Rural Maquon, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Orange Chapel United Methodist Church. The Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville is assisting the family. On-line condolences may be sent to www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com


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  • Created by: Heaven bound
  • Added: 21 Jun 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 131653559
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James E Phillips (15 Sep 1951–20 Jun 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131653559, citing Cook Cemetery, Knox County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Heaven bound (contributor 46859054) .