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Samuel Phillips

May 12, 1947 June 29, 2019
Samuel Phillips
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Samuel Phillips passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.

Samuel was born on May 12, 1947 in Memphis Tennessee, the sun of Edward Phillips and Dora Bell who preceded him in death.

Sam resided in Memphis for most of his life where he was a truck driver for many years until his health began to decline. 6 years ago, he relocated to Springfield, IL to live with two of his sons Charles Phillips and Paul Phillips.

Sam was a man a faith and family, he got joy out of reading the bible as much as he could. He also enjoyed listening to gospel and blues along with fishing.

He leaves to cherish his memories four children; Paul (Tiffany) Phillips and Charles Phillips (Mary Seitz) of Springfield, IL, Anthony (Vernita) Phillips and Sam Phillips Jr. of Milwaukee, WI,. Sam also leaves to cherish his memories several grandchildren, one sister; Annabell Mims and one brother; Elder Micheal David Shumperd along with many other family and friends. 

Sam was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers; Frank Phillips and Edward Phillips.

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11:00 AM 7/13/2019 11:00:00 AM
Walker Funeral Service-Springfield

2300 East Cook Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Walker Funeral Service-Springfield
2300 East Cook Street Springfield 62703 IL
United States

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