Wayne Phillips, 68, of McMinnville died Thursday, May 22, at United Regional Medical Center in Manchester.
He was born Nov. 9, 1945, in Franklin, Ky., and was a tool and die maker with Yorozu Automotive, and a member of Morrison Ruritan Club. Mr. Phillips was preceded in death by parents Willis Lee and Hattie Mae Smartt Phillips; his wife, Kathy McAfee Phillips; and brothers, Billy Phillips and Jerry Lee Phillips.
Survivors include his children, Michael (Melissa) Phillips, Michelle (Ralph) Fults, Danielle Phillips, Kelly Kell, and Holly (Scott) Troglen; sister, Bertha (Bobby) Hopkins, and eight grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel with Keith Sims officiating. Inurnment will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery at a later date. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2 to 8 p.m. and again Monday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Relay for Life. Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 25, 2014