- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 21 Feb 2004.
PHILLIPS, KYLE C., SR. - age 84 of Knoxville went home to be with the Lord at 5:00 am February 19, 2004 at St. Mary's Hospital. Member of Branville Baptist Church. He was a 4 year decorated veteran of World War II and was in the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. He was retired from John H. Coleman Co. of Knoxville. Preceded in death by parents: John and Alice Phillips and grandparents: Rose and Sam McDaniel. Survivors: wife of 60 years: Mary E. Phillips, sons and daughters-in-law: Ronnie and Sandy Phillips, Kyle, Jr. and Sara Phillips, grandchildren and spouses: Latricia and husband: Danny Stipes, Melissa Phillips and fiancÚ: Robert Gass grandson: Michael Phillips great granddaughters: Breana Stipes and Abagail Kinder-Phillips all of Knoxville. Also leaves half sister, Mary Turner of Fla. Service 2:30 pm Saturday Mynatt Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Charles Parker officiating with interment to follow at Roseberry Baptist Church Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers: member of his Sunday School Class, Edward Weaver, Gabe Stooksbury, Walt Lowe, Jess Roberts, Shane Winkle and Darrell Buckhart. Family will receive friends 6 to 8 pm Friday at Mynatt Funeral Home.