Address: Hemlock Avenue, Spruce Pine
Date of Death: Friday, May 10, 2013
Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home
Details: Doug Phillips of Hemlock Avenue in Spruce Pine, died Friday May 10th at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine.
He was preceded in death by his father, Charlie Phillips; mother, Muriel Butt Phillips; his brother; Tom Phillips; and son-in-law Philip Orr.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Dolly Koontz Phillips; son John D. Phillips and his wife Kelly of Asheville; daughter Allison Phillips Orr of Cary; and three grandchildren, Patrick and Erin Phillips, and Caroline Orr.
The family will receive friends at Spruce Pine United Methodist Church beginning at 10am on Friday, May 17 followed by an 11am memorial service at the church. A Masonic graveside service will follow at Ledger Baptist Church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to: United Methodist Church of Spruce Pine, 11090 South 226 Hwy, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to our website; www.webbfh.com., selecting Mr. Phillip’s name and then you may sign his guestbook. Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Phillip family.