- September 13, 1973 - June 23, 2011
of James' Passing
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“Dear Vicki and Rick
My heartfelt sorry for you both and your loss. The loss of a child brings relativity to just about anything in life.
My sympathy...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Barry Russell
“Holding you close in thought and praying for God's comfort.
2 of 16 | Posted by: Patsy Dossett Hensley
“Id! Ke was funny & a great person! He was liked by everyone! I worked with him at K31/K33! God Bless his family!
3 of 16 | Posted by: Lavonna Kirby
“I am sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my prayers. I worked with Keith years ago at ETTP. He was always making people laugh! He had a great...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Vanessa Herron
“We are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts and prayers go out to those who loved Keith. God is in control. With our deepest sympathies and love......Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: The Langstaff's
“Keith. We loved you big guy.
We'll miss you. God Bless.
6 of 16 | Posted by: John & Eloise Chittick
“Vickie, Rick and Family:
Keith was a great guy who always looked out for my daughter as a big brother. Keith will be missed greatly,you and your...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: The Labadie's
“Big Head, we will miss you greatly. Anytime there was a group of us together, you kept everyone entertained with your stories and jokes. Your sense...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Jamie and Tammy Smith
“Keith was a awesome person to be around! I worked with him at K-25 and miss working and being around him! He will be missed greatly. God has a...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Adam Daugherty
“May God hold you close...
10 of 16 | Posted by: David and Sharon Henegar
“Love you son with all my heart and soul ,god had a reason for taking you but its not easy.. hugs and kisses forever. MOM
11 of 16 | Posted by: MOM
“All my memories of him are as a sweet happy little boy. Words can't express my deep sorrow for you in your loss of such a wonderful son. God bless...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Luci Daniel
“Keith your Aunt Barbara will always miss you.
13 of 16 | Posted by: Barbara Wallace
“Vickie and family,
You all are in our thoughts and prayers during this time...
14 of 16 | Posted by: Siler & Emma McCarty
“Dear Rick,Vicki and your entire family,
I really don't have words because I'm sorry certainly doesn't seem adequate. But I just wanted you all to...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Cara Allison
“I'm sorry to hear of Keith's passing. I've lived across the street from Keith for a year now. He was always full of energy and life. He was always...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Kyle Case
James Keith Phillips "Big Head", age 37 of Jacksboro, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2011 at the St. Mary's Medical Center of Campbell County. Keith was born on September 13, 1973 in Lafollette, Tennessee. He enjoyed working on his 1970 Chevy Nova known as "Peaches". Keith also loved watersports and spending time on the lake. He was well known for aggrevating and teasing his younger cousins. Keith will be dearly missed.
Keith is preceded in death by his grandparents, Otis and Mildred Phillips
He is survived by his:
Parents........................Rick and Vickie Phillips of Lake City
Special Girlfriend.......Sarah Lee Lough and children Amanda, Matthew and Ashley Grodeman
Grandparents.............Jim and Georgina Wallace of Lafollette
Aunts............................Joanne Whitaker and husband Roger of Lafollette
Barbara J. Wallace of Lafollette
Uncles.........................Andy Wallace and wife Rhonda of Lafollette
Gary Phillips and wife Sandy of Atlanta, Ga.
John Phillips and wife Jane of Lake City
Joe Phillips and wife Kelli of Lafollette
The family will receive friends at the Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City on Sunday, June 26, 2011 from 6-8PM with the funeral service to follow at 8:00PM with the Rev. Roger Leach officiating. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home on Monday, June 27, 2011 at 10:15AM and proceed in funeral procession to the Campbell Memorial Gardens in Lafollette for a 11:00AM graveside. You may also sign Keith's guestbook online at holleygamblefh.com.
Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City is in charge of all arrangements.