January 10, 1950 - December 19, 2019
Obituary for John Phillips
With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of John Phillips on December 19th, 2019.
Funeral Service will be December 28th, 2019, at 1:00 pm at Clarks Chapel United Methodist Church Luthersville Ga.
Visitation is Friday the 27th, from 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home.
John Allen Phillips was born January 10, 1950 to the late Nathaniel
Joseph (N.J.) and Rachel Mae McWilliams Phillips. He had ten
brothers and sisters. He was preceded in death by his grandson
Fulton County Deputy Christopher Tyrell Phillips and seven siblings:
newborn twin boys, James Albert Phillips, Robert Ellis Phillips,
Luther Donald Phillips, George Nathan Phillips and Bonny Edward
John was employed by Consolidated Freightways for 30 years and
Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) for 8 years. He was a long
time member of Teamster Local 728. He retired in 2016.
John enjoyed his retirement, which allowed him to spend more
time with his family and friends, whom he truly loved.
He was an active member of Clarks Chapel United Methodist
Church until his health began to fail.
John is survived by his loving wife Harvietta L. Phillips; Children:
Heavenie S. Phillips (Mekhi Sincere Tyre) of Fairburn, GA, Silas
Brown (Rose Washington Brown) of Orlando, FL; two sisters:
Elenora Phillips Rosser of Sharpsburg, GA, Zelda Christine Phillips
Davenport of Luthersville, GA; one brother, John (Gail) Mays of
Luthersville, GA; seven sister-in-laws: Elaine Phillips of Atlanta,
GA, Elizabeth Phillips of Fayetteville, GA, Martha Jean Phillips of
Stockbridge, GA, Linda Phillips of Luthersville, GA, Rosemary Holt
of Kissimmee, FL; Grandchildren: Quinntona Benjamin of New
York, Sgt. John Allen Phillips II (Dejah), Yasmine Brown and
Chelsea Phillips; Great Grandchildren: Addison and Chole Phillips,
and Mason Tyrell Phillips; Special Cousin, Ella Ree Rosser of
Luthersville, GA; Best friends, James Johnson and Robert Jackson
of Atlanta, GA; And a host of nieces, nephews and sorrowing
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220
60 E Oak St
Luthersville, GA 30251
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