Robert Earl Phillips

September 25, 1952 - February 05, 2016

Robert Earl Phillips

September 25, 1952 - February 05, 2016


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Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.

The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.

Memorial Candles

A Perpetual Tribute

The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.

Memorial Trees

Circle of Life

In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.

Sympathy Cards

A Thoughtful Gesture

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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.

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A Helping Hand

The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.

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Obituary for Robert Earl Phillips

Mr. Robert Earl Phillips, 63, passed away Friday, February 5, 2016 in Baptist Trinity Hospice in Collierville, Tennessee. Funeral Services will be conducted Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the Lea and Simmons Funeral Home in Brownsville, TN. Burial will follow in Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Whiteville, TN. A visitation will be Saturday, February 6, 2016, 5 to 7 PM in the Lea and Simmons Funeral Home. He was preceded in death by his father: Herbert Phillips. He is survived by his three daughters: Melanie Moorehead, (Tony) Bolivar, TN, Lana Jo Ralph (Clayton), Lisa Marie Phillips, Covington, TN, his mother: Iona Venta Hatch, Bolivar, TN, three sisters: Mary Lou Wilson, Diane Phillips, Jackson, TN, Virginia Hyslip, Conway, AR, eight grandchildren: Dakota Phillips, Danielle Moorehead, Cameron Phillips, Clayton Moorehead, Madison Ivory, Layton Ralph, Lia Ralph and Isabella Ivory. In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to: Lea and Simmons Funeral Home, 1280 South Dupree St., Brownsville, TN 38012 toward the funeral expenses or Baptist Trinity Hospice, 1520 West Poplar Ave., Collierville, TN 38017.

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