Reginald “Red” Phillips, was born October 6, 1958, to the late Mary E. and James M. Phillips, and departed this life into the arms of his Savior on June 14, 2019.
He leaves to cherish his memories two daughters: Toranda Fields and Kerishia Phillips; one son: Reginald Phillips, Jr; and 10 grandchildren. Also a special, and devoted friend, Pauline Newsom; two devoted sisters: Deborah (Thomas) Akins and Portia Mitchell; two brothers: Darraell and Gerald Phillips; devoted nephews: Michael (Deborah) Mitchell, Troy Lawrence, Rico Akins, Rico Steele, Brian Lewis, Keith, Brandon and Courtney, Kevonta, Kamarie and Gerald Phillips, Jr., and nieces: Sharon Lawrence, Marie (Clarence) Lenton, DeSaunta (Marcus) Lane, Kianna Akins, Patrice Harris, Candy Mitchell, Toni (Alvin) Hawk and Erica Lewis; and a host of relatives and friends.
He was united and baptized at St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church under the late Rev. Samuel McCrary. He loved life, and everyone accepted Red.
Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday, June 18 at 11:00 AM at Joelton Hills Memory Gardens, 6216 Clarksville Pike, Joelton, TN 37080