Nelson "Wayne" Phillips (1940 - 2018)


Nelson "Wayne" Phillips, 78, of Vandalia, died at 6:28 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.
Services were held at 1 p.m. on Friday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Tom Farris officiating. Burial was in Liberty Cemetery in Sefton. Visitation was held from 11 a.m. until time of services on at the funeral home. Memorials: First Church of God in Vandalia or . Online condolences can be express at
Mr. Phillips was born on March 26, 1940, in Cook County, the son of Clifford and Glady (O'Dell) Phillips. He married Genevieve "Genny" Faye Hastings on July 26, 1959, in Sefton.
Survivors include his wife; sons, Mike Phillips and wife Tammy of Knoxville, Tenn., and Dave Phillips of Vandalia; and daughter, Connie Kuykendall of Knoxville, Tenn.
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Hohlt & File Funeral Home Ltd
204 North Fourth Street
Vandalia, IL 62471
(618) 283-3434
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Published in The Leader-Union from Nov. 26 to Dec. 5, 2018
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