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Gary Nelson Phillips

June 16, 1955 — December 27, 2019

Abingdon, Va. 

Gary Nelson Phillips, age 64, passed on Friday, December 27, 2019.  Gary was a 1975 graduate of Pulaski County High School.  He is preceded in death by his parents, James William and Jennie Lou Smith Phillips; and sister, Dorothy Parnell. 

He is survived by three brothers, Melvin Phillips of Daytona Beach, Fla., Doug Phillips of Pearisburg, Va., and Johnnie Phillips of Radford, Va.; three sisters, Helen Edwards of Hillsville, Va., Maxine Dorsey of Coral Springs, Fla., and Phyllis Baldwin of Pulaski, Va.; and several nieces and nephews. 

A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Those wishing to express sympathy online may do so by visiting

The family of Gary Nelson Phillips is being cared for by Farris Cremation & Funeral Center, 19415 Lee Highway, Abingdon, VA 24210, (276) 623-2700.
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