Roger Elmond Phillips

May 9, 1934 - July 13, 2010
Roger Elmond Phillips


Roger Elmond Phillips 76, of Rocky Point died peacefully Tuesday July 13, 2010 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Surviving are his wife Mary Ruth, children Sharon Hewett and husband Earl, Annette DeGroodt-Pettet and husband Terry, Howard Phillips and wife Lucille, Glenn Phillips and wife Lynn, siblings Diane Davis and Sherwood Phillips, 6 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be 1:30 PM, Friday, July 16, 2010 at Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service where the family will receive friends from 1:00 – 1:30 PM. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery.

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • July 14, 2010
    sherry cottle says:
    Annette my prayers and thoughts are with you. I am so sorry for your loss.ever need ayone to talk to I am here for you sherry

  • July 14, 2010
    Joan Osborne says:
    I am very sorry for your loss. I lost my Dad May 31st. Think of the good times and smile when you remember your Dad. Joan Osborne

  • July 14, 2010
    Norman Foskey says:
    Annette, I want to extend my deepest sympathy on your Father's passing. May you find the strength to move forward with the confidence in knowing that his was a life well-lived. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Norman

  • July 14, 2010
    DARLENE DONAHUE says:
    SHARON OUR THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. FROM ALL OF US AT EARL'S WRECKER SERVICE

  • July 14, 2010
    Mike and Sandra Hurley says:
    Our hearts go out to your family during this hard time.