In loving memory of Lester Phillips, age 78, of Wesley Chapel, Florida, passed away September 13, 2022, in Wesley Chapel, Florida. He was born January 1, 1944, on Red Oak Mountain in Campbell County, Tennessee to the late Robert and Dessie (Byrge) Phillips. Lester worked in the steel mills, and then later became a truck driver. He loved watching football and going to the casino. Lester is preceded in death by his parents Robert and Dessie (Byrge) Phillips, infant sister Gladys, infant brother Thomas, brothers Raymond, Billy Ray, Elmer, and Coye, and sister Stella Phillips.

He is survived by,

Wife: Johanna of Wesley Chapel, Florida

Daughter: Lisa Phillips of Tampa, Florida

Son: Kenny Phillips of Tampa, Florida

Sister: Louise Phillips of Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Grandchildren: Jorduan, Justin, Logan, and Loren

4 Great Grandchildren

Special Friends: Wayne and Beth Rawlins of Tampa, Florida

Linda and husband Dewayne Phillps of Briceville, Tennessee

Karen and her husband Elmer Dupes of Vonore, Tennessee

Stacie and her husband Johnny Owens of Clinton, Tennessee

Sherrie Reece of Rocky Top, Tennessee

Sister-in-Law: Pearl Phillips of Clinton, Tennessee

Nephews: Tim Phillips of Rocky Top, Tennessee

Brian and wife Mary Phillips of Clinton, Tennessee

Kevin, Robert, and Billy Neal of Oak Ridge, Tennessee

And many more family members and friends

Lester’s wishes were to be cremated.