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Bobby Ray Phills

  • Birth 20 Dec 1969 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Death 12 Jan 2000 Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Plot Crestview Mausoleum.
  • Memorial ID 5772180

Professional Basketball Player. Drafted by The Milwaukee Bucks in 1991, cut in December of that same year, he joined the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the Continental Basketball Association. He was signed by the Cleveland Cavaliers late in the 1991–92 season. At the time of his death in an auto accident he was playing with the Charlotte Hornets. In February 2000 his #13 became the first number retired by The Hornets. He was originally interred in the mausoleum at Greenoaks Memorial Park in Baton Rouge.

Bio by: Sean McKim


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Joel Manuel
  • Added: 16 Sep 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5772180
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bobby Ray Phills (20 Dec 1969–12 Jan 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5772180, citing Roselawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .