Carroll G. Phillips

Published 11:04 pm Sunday, August 25, 2013

Carroll G. Phillips, of Green Creek, North Carolina passed away on August 22, 2013. Born October 26, 1956, he was the son of Mary June Holloway Phillips and the late Gurley Phillips.

Carroll was a graduate of Polk Central High School and a life-long member of Green Creek Baptist Church.

In addition to his mother, Carroll is survived by a sister, Lisa Phillips Rosenbarker (Damon) of McKee, Ky.; brother, Gary Phillips (Ilana Dubester) of Pittsboro, N.C.; niece, Bailey June Rosenbarker; and nephews, Bryce Rosenbarker, Adam Phillips, Giles Crider and Jesse Phillips.

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Visitation and a funeral service were held Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 at Green Creek First Baptist Church, conducted by the Reverend Dr. Larry Gregg, Reverend Allen McKinney and Reverend Pat Jobe, the settled UU minister of Greenville, S.C.

As a family, we have shed a million tears and said a thousand prayers over Carroll. We pray that these salty blessings will usher him into heaven or some sweet home where the card games are loud, the fish are biting and someone will hold him, tenderly.

Memorials may be made to The Meeting Place, 75 Carmel Ln. Columbus, NC 28722.

An online guest register is available at