Ted Phillips, age 85, of Kinmundy, died Wednesday, September 22nd, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. He was a WWII Navy Veteran, Assistant Principal, Principal and retired as a Superintendent. Phillips also enjoyed hunting and fishing and was active in the church community.
Funeral services for Ted Phillips, will be held Monday, September 27th, 11 a.m. at the Kinmundy Methodist Church. Visitation is Sunday, September 26th from 4-7 p.m. and there will be a Masonic service at 6:30 at the Rogers-Atkins Funeral Home in Salem. An American Legion Flag Ceremony is scheduled Monday at the Evergreen Cemetery in Kinmundy. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Marion County Relay for Life or the charity of the donor's choice.
Survivors include: wife: Lillian; Sons: Alan David Phillips and wife Nanette of Centralia and Bruce Dale Phillips and wife Patricia of Colorado Springs, CO; Brothers: Allen Phillips of Scott City, MO and Kieth Phillips of Shawneetown; Four grandchildren also survive.