Doctor “Doc” Phillips, Jr.
Spartanburg, SC: Doctor “Doc” Crawley, Jr. passed on to be with his Lord and Savior Wednesday, December 23, 2020. Born April 15, 1940, he was the husband of Carole Edwards Phillips and the son of the late Doctor and Flora Phillips.
Doc was a faithful member of Peace Freewill Baptist Church, a long-time volunteer with Spartanburg County School District 3, a former Fire Chief with the Cowpens Fire Department, and a member of the Converse Masonic Lodge.
In addition to his wife, Doc is survived by two daughters Stacey Tumblin and husband Tommy, and Trina Brown; a grandson raised in the home Trent Inman and wife Tiffany; grandchildren Becci Craft, Beth Kirby Wilkins, Bobby Inman, Crystal Phillips, Buddy Parker, Mick Brown, Brea Brown, Jordan Cromer, and Megan Kirk; and 18 great grandchildren; two brothers Charles Phillips and Billy Phillips and wife Linda. He was predeceased by a son Hugh “Bud” Phillips; seven brothers, Marshall Phillips, Pittman Phillips, Crawley Phillips, Cecil Phillips, Donald Phillips, Luther Phillips, and Winford Phillips; and two sisters Wynemo Pinson and Pharlynee Phillips.
Visitation will be 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at Peace Freewill Baptist Church. Funeral service will follow at 2:30pm, officiated by Rev. Steve Blankenship. Interment will be at Sunset Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Peace Freewill Baptist Church, P.O. Box 170835, Spartanburg, SC 29301.
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