Farlon Phillips, 81, of Dora, passed away Thursday, March 16, 2017, at Lakewood Assisted Living in Jasper.
He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and was in the Air Force for four years.
Visitation will be held today, March 18, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m. at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Sunday, March 19, 2017, at 2 p.m. at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will follow at McCormack Cemetery. The Rev. John Foles will officiate.
Phillips was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie and Estelle Phillips; and two sisters, Geneva Phillips Moore and Emogene Phillips Wilson.
He is survived by his wife, Lona Phillips; children, Sherrie Dodson (Derek), Tina Chadwick (Gary) and Terry Phillips; five grandchildren, Caleb Owen Chadwick, Arianna Chadwick Ospino, Brenna Leann Chadwick, Kelsey Lynne Dodson and Emily Grace Dodson; first great-grandchild due in April; sisters, Evelyn Wood and Nell Campbell; brother, Melvin Phillips; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.newhorizonmemorial.com.
New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323