Thomas Jefferson Phillips


February 08, 1929 - May 13, 2018

Thomas Jefferson Phillips, age 89, of Nauvoo, passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at his residence.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 2 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel, with burial at Ashbank Cemetery.  Jeff Rutledge will officiate.

Mr. Phillips was preceded in death by his wife,Nadine Phillips; daughter, Tammy Phillips; mother, Edra Mae Phillips; father, Robert E. Phillips; brothers, Frank Phillips, Bobby Phillips, Herbert Phillips and Butch Phillips; sisters, Jackie Norman, Eda Lou Pittman and Pat Stanley.

He is survived by his daughters, Shelia Jackson (Joe Mac) and Cecilia Mote (Steve) both of Nauvoo; sons, Johnny Cagle and Jeff Phillips (Sue) both of Nauvoo; sisters, Frances Thomas and Elisabeth Brown; brothers, Steve Phillips, Jerry Don Phillips and Perry Loyd Phillips; 10 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Johnathon Cagle, Kevin Emberg, David Williams, Marty Jackson, Sam Horton and Paul Henderson.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571