Frank Phillips 90, of Sleepy Hollow Road, Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Care Partners Hospice Solace Center in Asheville. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late William and Flora Lewis Phillips and the husband of Virginia Ilene Young Phillips, who died in 2012. He was also preceded in death by 7 sisters and 3 brothers. Frank was a World War II and Korean War Army Veteran and a member and Deacon of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.
Surviving are a daughter-in-law: Diane Robinson and grandson: Travis Phillips both of Burnsville; and a son: Bobby Phillips, of Waynesville.
Funeral services will be held 8 PM Friday April 13, 2018 in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Pastor Jerry Shelton and Rev. Alan McKinney will officiate.
A graveside service will be held at 2 PM Saturday in Holcombe Cemetery on Meadow Road.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 PM Friday, prior to the service at the funeral home.