Gary Lynn Phillips

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Gary Lynn Phillips, 62, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

He was born Sept. 20, 1958, in Berryville, Ark., the son of Edward Eugene and Kathleen Francis (Aery) Phillips. Gary and Mary Phillips made a home together for 15 years. They exchanged vows on Sept. 20, 2013, in Eureka Springs, Ark. He is survived by his wife Mary Phillips; one stepson, Eric Davis and his wife Nicole of Denver, Colo.; two step-daughters, Katie Sparks and her husband Billy of Wellston, Okla., and Kristen Sims and her husband John of Newalla, Okla.; two brothers, Larry Phillips and his wife Barbara of Cassville, and Buford “Bud” Phillips and his wife Jean of Shawnee, Okla.; one sister-in-law, Joy Phillips of Shell Knob; and three grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents; three brothers, Robert Phillips, James Phillips and Kenneth (Tad) Phillips and one nephew, Zack Phillips.

He spent most of his life in this area and graduated from Exeter High School. He was a self-employed in construction.

Graveside services were held Saturday, May 22, at Russell Cemetery in Butterfield, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

Visit for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences


Cassville, Missouri