February 28, 1966 - July 25, 2021
John was born February 28, 1966 at Newport, Arkansas to Beatrice (Howard) Phillips and the late Eugene Phillips. He departed this earthly life on the wings of a Butterfly with the angels on July 25, 2021 @ Unity Hospital Searcy, Arkansas. He was a loving and caring son, husband, brother, father, nephew, cousin and friend. He loved to get up every morning and go outside and drink his coffee and breathe the fresh morning air. He loved gardening and growing flowers, & loved his wind chimes. He always kept his yard looking beautiful and he loved the holidays. At Christmas time he would always have the outside looking so beautiful with all the Christmas lights and just the happy spirit he had. He loved spending time with family and friends and his 2 favorite things were fishing and he loved to BBQ. He was a protector, provider, and he will be dearly missed so many that knew him. He is survived by his mother Beatrice Howard of Searcy, his loving and devoted wife of 23 years Kathy from Kensett, 2 sister Marie (Danny) Weir of Searcy & Bobby Harris of Searcy and 1 sister in law Stephanie Phillips of Mexico, Mo, 7 children including Larry Phillips of Kensett, & Christen Larsen of Marshall, Mo, 5 grandchildren, nephews Nick Harris and Fiancé Juleene Mitchell of Searcy, Jake Harris of Bradford, Scott Phillips of Ar Nieces Samantha Farris of Mo., Taylor (Briar) Grant of Searcy, Alisha Johnson and Fiancé’ James Rickett of Mexico Mo. Melissa (Blake) Johnson of Ms. and several Aunts, Uncles Cousins and Friends and his great nephews whom he loved dearly Kiser and Dawson and the one he loved the most of all was his lil baby dog Trixsy. He is preceded in death by his father Eugene Phillips, brother Fred Lee Phillips, paternal grandparent, Uncles and Aunts, cousins. A visitation will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home. Arrangements are entrusted to Powell Funeral Home of Searcy. www.powellfuneralhome.net.
John was born February 28, 1966 at Newport, Arkansas to Beatrice (Howard) Phillips and the late Eugene Phillips. He departed this earthly life on the wings of a Butterfly with the angels on July 25, 2021 @ Unity Hospital Searcy, Arkansas.... View Obituary & Service Information
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