Tommy J. Phillips, Jr., age 56, of Edgemont, Arkansas, passed away on Friday, October 11, 2013, at Baptist Health Medical Center in Heber Springs, Arkansas. Born April 2, 1957, in Heber Springs, he was the son of Betty Smith Phillips and the late Tommy Phillips, Sr.
Tommy was retired from Southwestern Bell/AT&T. He loved spending time outdoors.
He was preceded in death by his father Tommy J. Phillips, Sr.
Tommy is survived by
his wife, Susan Phillips of Edgemont,
one son, Devin Phillips of Prim;
one daughter, Terra Blangy of Greers Ferry;
his mother, Betty Phillips of Edgemont;
three brothers, Jack Phillips and Larry Phillips, both of Greers Ferry,
and Ron Phillips of Little Rock;
one sister, Tresa Gadberry of Quitman;
and eleven grandchildren.
Mr. Phillips is also survived by many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were Tuesday, October 15, at the family home: 1707 Hwy. 263, Edgemont, with Rev. Jack Robinson officiating. Pallbearers were Devin Phillips, Stacy Rider, Van Cothren, Shane Mason, Shaun Mason, Steven Strayer, and Marcus Stevens. Honorary pallbearer was Ashlie Phillips.
Arrangements were by Olmstead Funeral Home. www.olmstead.cc