Robert Joseph Phillips, 82, of Clinton, born Nov. 20, 1930, in Grand Rapids, Mich., to Sylvester and Lillian Phillips, passed away on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Michael Phillips and Bobby Phillips; a sister, Claire Hall.
Robert is survived by his wife, Betty Phillips; two sisters, Sally Chapman and Patricia Schultz; six children, Linda Spires, Sandi Phillips, Cathy Micun, Larry Phillips, Catherin Miles and Michael Rogers; 11 grandchildren, Robert Turner, Alicia Phillips, Michael Branson, Robert Phillips, Carrie Phillips, Dana MacAuley, Tonay Mulford, Christine Soring, Lawrence Phillips, Jennifer Swartz and Jessica Miles; and 10 great-grandchildren.