Phil Phillips (1951 - 2011)


Phil Phillips, 61, of St. Peter, died at 9:35 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at Kinmundy Christian Church in Kinmundy. Burial will be in Sandy Branch Cemetery in rural Kinmundy. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday at the church. Neil Funeral Home in Kinmundy was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Kinmundy Christian Church or Sandy Branch Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared at
Mr. Phillips was born on July 12, 1951, in Salem, the son of Ray and Lola Belle Shelton Phillips. She married Shelly Garrett on Sept. 10, 1977.
He is survived by his wife; sons, Dustin Phillips and partner Chuck Slaughter of Louisville, Ky., and Kip Phillips and his wife Stella of San Jose, Calif.; and daughters, Katie Smith of St. Peter, and Andi Phillips and partner Lily Worby of Urbana.
Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 26, 2012 to Jan. 2, 2013