Talmadge Newton Phillips
Last updated 3/1/2021 at 4:38pm
Talmadge Newton Phillips, 94, of Brevard, went home to his Heavenly Father Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021.
Born in Jackson County in 1926, he was the eldest son of the late Sherman and Bertie Ashe Phillips. Also preceding him in death was two brothers, Tillman and Carroll.
Survivors include his wife of 74 years, Annie Hall Phillips; a brother, Theodore; sister, Mildred Galloway; son, Merle (Deborah); daughters, Doris Hall (Robert) and Tammy Shelton; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
He was a World War II veteran and a recipient of The Purple Heart.
He loved gardening, repa...