PHILLIPS, Robert Lee, 68, of Brooksville, passed away August 7, 2017 at his home.
He was born May 7, 1949 in Salina, Kansas and came to this area 40 years ago. He proudly served in the United States Army. He was a self-employed electrician and a member of Anchor Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Pat Phillips; son, Shane Phillips of Brooksville, Florida; daughter and son-in-law, Autumn and Johnny Erickson of Texas; brother, Fred Phillips of Oklahoma; sisters, Jackie Beach of Tennessee, Linda Eye of Missouri, Teresa McCaughey of Kansas; grandchildren, Shane Phillips II, Jessie, Tommy, Ember, Emma Erickson.
A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be held at 1:00pm, Friday, August 11, 2017 at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida, with Reverend David Thomason officiating.
MERRITT FUNERAL HOME
“Family Owned and Operated”
August 11, 2017
Florida National Cemetery
6502 S.W. 102nd Avenue
Bushnell, Florida 33513