Eldon C. Phillips, 82, of Wellington, Ohio, formerly of Scott County, passed away October 21, 2013, in Westlake, Ohio.
Born in Oneida, December 30, 1930, he was preceded in death by his parents, Commodore and Betty Slaven Phillips.
His interests were working on cars with his children and grandchildren, singing in church, and long walks at the park. He was a veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife, Nelva Terry Phillips; children: Gregory Phillips and wife, Sherry, of Rockwood, Anthony Phillips and wife, Pauline, and Douglas Phillips, all of Wellington, Ohio, Terry Sasko and husband, Chris, of Williamsburg, Ky., and Christopher Phillips and wife, Denise, of Oneida; sister, Mae Elliot of Saginaw, Mich.; brother, Ron Roberts and wife, Pat, of Oneida; and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted October 25, in the chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home with Bro. Jennings Terry officiating. His request was cremation.
Jones & Son Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.