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“Al, Kellie and family,Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of your father. Your family is in our thoughts an in our prayers. Mayor...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Mayor and City Council of Hanahan - SC

“I never really got to meet my great-uncle Roy and I regret that and I'm so sorry for your loss. So sad to know that the family is down to Maud &...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Lara C. - Greenville, NY - Niece

“My prayers are with Roy's family at this time. I know he was well-loved and will be very much missed. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Diane Smith - Ladson, SC

“Good by dad I am missing you I"M sorry I am at a loss for words. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Larry Phillips - Chino, CA

“We love you Papa Roy and will miss you. You were a wonderful and loving Granddad. Nana, our love and thoughts are with you always. . ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Rachel, Jacob, and Greyland Hawkins - SC

“God Bless and prayers to you and yours. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Gloria Geiger Smith - SC

“So sorry to hear about Mr. Roy - he and Miss Mary where such wonderful friends to my parents Dot and Van Geiger. He will be sadly missed. Talked with...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Gloria Geiger Smith - SC

“YOU taught me to play ball, RIDE a bike so long ago I will miss our talks I love you dad . A part of me has gone. Rest in peace ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Larry Phillips - chino, CA - son

“Dear Mrs. Mary,So sad about Mr. Roy! I will sure miss him. Hope many fond memories as well as thoughts and prayers sustain you at this sad time....Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Sending our deepest sympathy and condolences to your family. May the God of all comfort strengthen you to cope and endure this difficult time. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: White - SC

“My sincere condolences to the family. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Josette Nettles - Summerville, SC

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences and prayers to the Phillips Family, and may the God Of all comfort bless and comfort you doing your time of grief. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: A friend


Sad to inform our friends and family Roy A. Phillips passed away March 30, 2015. His funeral service will be held Friday, April 3, 2015 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 1:00 pm. Interment with military honors, Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in Stuhr's Northwoods Chapel.

Roy was born September 4, 1923 in Essex, New York, son of the late Marshall D. Phillips Jr. and the late Maud James Phillips. He was a WWII veteran, retired from Charleston County Public Works, was a member of the Elks Lodge, American Legion, a life member of VFW Post 3142.

He is survived by his wife Mary E. Phillips, Goose Creek, SC; son, Larry Phillips of California; four stepchildren: Roger Howard (Susie) of Arizona, Al Howard (Kellie) of Hanahan, SC, Sylvia Howard Hawkins (Larry) and Emily Howard Smith (Ron) all of Ladson, SC; one granddaughter; five grandsons; three great-grandsons; one brother, Clarence Phillips of NY.

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