Kevin  Phillips
Kevin Gene Phillips, 65, of Drakesville, died September 8, 2019 at his home.
He was born December 6, 1953 in Ottumwa to Raymond Gene and Beverly Ann Collier Phillips.
A 1972 graduate of Ottumwa High School, Kevin had worked at Tone's Spices in Des Moines, at John Deere Ottumwa Works and was a driver for Amish families.
He enjoyed playing guitar and banjo, gardening and animals.
Kevin is survived by his daughter, Mary Kay Murphy-Phillips of Colorado; a grandson, Ravon Box; his parents, Gene (Sally) Phillips and Beverly Phillips of Ottumwa; a sister, Kris (Mike) O'Malley of Ottumwa and a brother, Kerry (Cynthia) Phillips of Agency.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents.
Burial has taken place in Shaul Cemetery.
Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with Phil Lyon officiating.
The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Humane Society.
Published on September 9, 2019


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Pamela Johnson
Sep 14, 2019
To my Aunt Beverly, whom I love with all my heart, I'm here day or night for you! No one can comprehend a mother's pain. May the Angels gather around you and give you comfort!
Letha and James McDonough
Sep 12, 2019
Beverly we are so sorry for your loss. Kevin was our neighbor in Unionville.
Jean Carder
Sep 11, 2019
Sorry for your loss.
Darcy Mcmains
Sep 11, 2019
Bev you and the whole family are in my thought and prayers .
Treva Fowler Boatman
Sep 10, 2019
so sorry to hear of your loss. With deepest sympathy, Treva
Debra Young
Sep 10, 2019
Beverly I am so sorry for your loss dear friend. My prayer's to you all. Debra King/Young