Mr. Phillip J. Greenwood
Anderson, SC - Mr. Phillip J. Greenwood, age 88, resident of Anderson, SC, who went to be with his Savior on Tuesday, September 10, 2013.
Phil was born on June 18, 1925 in Natick, MA to the late Joseph Greenwood and Evelyn Spurling. He served in the Army
as a Paratrooper during WWII
. He was self-employed as an automotive mechanic and bought and sold cars in Key Largo, FL and Maxeys, GA. He loved building and racing cars with his sons and friends. He was a member Temple Baptist Church of Anderson and especially enjoyed the fellowship of the Men's group. He will be remembered by family and friends for his funny stories and good sense of humor.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Mildred Greenwood, two sisters, Evelyn Fiore of Webster, MA, Louise Brothers of Uxbridge, MA, sons, Gary P. Greenwood, Anderson, SC, Terry W. Greenwood, Taylors, SC, David W. Greenwood of Houston, TX, 7 Grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Great Grandchild and many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff and friends of Upstate Hospice who took care of Dad. There will be a Memorial Service for Phil at the Home Going Service of his Wife.
Flowers are optional or memorial gifts to the family at 3325 Centerville Rd., Anderson, SC 29625.
Evans Funeral Home Inc.: 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467