Billy J. Phillips
Billy J. Phillips
  • October 23, 1927 - October 19, 2017
  • Columbia, Missouri

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Billy Joe Phillips


Billy Joe Phillips, 89, of Columbia, MO passed away Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO. Final Tee Time will be 10am Monday at his gravesite in Memorial Park Cemetery Columbia, MO.

Billy Joe was born October 23, 1927 in Jefferson City, MO to Wesley and Mary Burnett Phillips. On February 2, 1953, he married Ruby Teel in Arkansas. He served in the US Navy during WWII from form 1944-1946. He worked for as supervisor of printing for American Press and Combined Communications in Columbia. He was a 50 year Mason, a Lifetime Member of the American Legion and VFW, and he loved to golf.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby of Columbia; sister-in law, Ruth Martin; and a loving extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings; Sammie and Sally Phillips. Memorial contributions can be made to the charity of your choice.

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