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March 17, 2010

Grover H. Phillips

70; of Clarksville

>>SOUTHERN INDIANA — Funeral services for Grover H. Phillips, 70, of Clarksville, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 20, at Kraft Funeral Services, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany, with private entombment in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. He died Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at his home.

The son of the late Morris and Lou Settie Conder Phillips, he was born Nov. 7, 1939 in Mannsville, Ky. He was retired from Yellow Freight Company and was a member of Teamsters Local 89. He loved to camp with his family and was a member of the old Skamper Camper Club for many years. A man with a fantastic sense of humor, he will be greatly missed by his family and many friends whose lives he touched. 

Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Bernice Whitis Phillips, of Clarksville; daughter and son-in-law, Debra and Stephen Frame, of New Albany; daughter,    Lesa Phillips Schmidt, of    New Albany; sisters, Donnalyn Edds, of Louisville and Marcella Coomer, of Clarksville; and grandchildren,    Kyle A. Frame, Taylor N. Frame and Gage S. Schmidt.

Visitation at the funeral home will be from 2  to 8 p.m. Friday.

Expressions of sympathy in his memory may be made to Angels of Hope, c/o Cancer Care Center, 2210 Green Valley Road, New Albany, Indiana  47150. 

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