Steven Gerald Phillips of Huntington

Steven Gerald Phillips, 64, of Huntington, WV. formerly of Kenova, passed away Friday, October 26, 2012 in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at Rollins Funeral Home with Pastor Jim Richards officiating. Interment followed in Crescent Hill Cemetery, Ceredo. Steve was born September 13, 1948 in Portsmouth, Ohio son of the late Gerald Phillips and the late Wanda and Charles Newsom. He was a retired Supervisor from the Norfolk and Southern Railroad Kenova Yard with 33 years of service. Steve was also a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in Vietnam and he was a member of the American Legion Post #93 in Kenova. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a son Dustin “Duke” Phillips. Survivors include his beloved wife Frances Simon Phillips five children Josh Phillips (Traci), Bre Barrett (Scott), Maggan Gwinn, Tammy Dillow and family and Neal Phillips and family. He is also survived by five grandchildren Emaleigh and Carter, Anna and Halle and Zander. Visitation will be two hours prior to service time. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the Hospice House Staff and Dr. Mitchell for the outstanding care and love they were given. Flowers will be accepted and appreciated, but the family would be honored to encourage donations to the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House 3100 Staunton Rd. Huntington, WV. 25702 or Little Victories Animal Shelter P.O. Box 247 Barboursville, WV. 25504