HOVIE D. PHILLIPS JR. 2/15/1948 - 11/29/2013 Hovie D. Phillips Jr., 65 passed away November 29, 2013 due to Heart Failure. Hovie was born February 15, 1948 in Charlotte, NC. He was a California resident for 60 years residing in Hesperia or 11 years. He retired from being VP of manufacturing at Grand View Glass & Metal, Inc., located in Ontario, CA. He was in the glass industry for 30 years; while in retirement he did Tractor service work for all of the high desert. Hovie served in the U.S. Army special forces. Hovie is survived by his wife Rose Phillips, daughter Loni Aguirre, sons Hovie D. Phillips III, Michael Phillips and Shawn Phillips along with his 7 grandchildren Cheyenne, Felicia, Noah, Breadon, Raven, Ian and Evan. The celebration of Hovie's life was held December 7, 2013 at Sunset Hills located in Apple Valley, CA, officiated by Bishop James K. Stokes.