Bobby Luke Phillips

Published 9:54 am Friday, January 15, 2021

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Bobby Luke Phillips, 83, of Mocksville, died on Jan. 12, 2021 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

He was born July 29, 1937 in Ashe County, son of the late James France Phillips and Beatrice (Pennington) Phillips. He is also preceded in death by: his brothers Cecil and Charles Phillips; and a granddaughter, Heavenly Joy Phillips.

Mr. Phillips retired from Drexel Heritage Furniture. He married Reba Ardella (Daywalt) Phillips in September of 1959 in Davie County. He faithfully attended Liberty Baptist Church, where he served as an ordained Deacon since 1963.

Survivors: his wife, Ardella Phillips; 3 sons, Tony Phillips of Kernersville, Jerry Phillips (Tracey) of Mocksville, John Phillips (Tammy) of Greenville, S.C.; a daughter, Rebekah Keener (Kris) of Centreville, Va.; 2 brothers,James Phillips (Jeanette) of Robbinsville, Lester Phillips (late wife Flora) of Mocksville; 5 sisters, Faye Barneycastle (Spencer) of Georgia, Wilma Reavis (late husband Lowell) of Mocksville, Betty Harris (Donnie) of Mocksville, Patsy Bolin (late husband Lindsay) of Advance, and Carolyn Price (Rick) of Mocksville; 9 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.

A drop-in visitation will be held on Saturday, Jan. 16 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Davie Funeral Service of Mocksville.A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, officiated by the Revs. Noel Hawks and Rodney Barker.