David Paul Phillips passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021. He was born on January 27, 1948, in Wisconsin to the late Maryann and John Philips. David spent most of his life in Syracuse, New York working in automotive and body shop repair. He moved to Lakeland, Florida to spend more time with his family. David was an avid fisherman.
He is survived by his children, Johnny Davie, Tammy Quigley, Tabitha Phillips, Joe McConnell, and Terrence Phillips; grandchildren, NicoleAnn Headley, Anthony Quigley Jr., Tyler Gallagher, Jordan Gallagher, Zackery Gallagher, Adam Gallagher, Joshua Phillips, Koby Phillips, Josie Phillips, Michael Nearbin, Jessica Barker, Alyssa Bundy, Joseph McConnel, Josh Nearbin, John Bundy, and David McConnell; great-grandchildren are Joshua Headley Jr., Hazel Headley, Everly Quigley, Holly, Adrian, Mason, Nikolai, Elianna, Paisley, Brenda, Willow, Evangeline, Jazzy, Mariana, Isaack, Adaline, and Riley.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, September 9th, 2021, at 2 p.m. the Heath Funeral Chapel (328 S Ingraham Ave Lakeland, FL 33801). A service will be held at 3 p.m. also at the Heath Funeral Chapel on the same day, immediately followed by a reception at 3:45 p.m. in the Tribute Center at the Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be sent to the family at Heath Funeral Chapel.