Served in the U.S. Navy

Mr. Jackie Leland “Jack” Phillips, age 69, of Billings, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, April 5, 2014, in his home, with family at his side.  He was born on July 30, 1944 in Camdenton, Missouri, the son of Norman and Rosa Lee (Biggs) Phillips.

Jack served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War.

Jack was preceded in death by his father, Norman, in 1996. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Chris; his mother, Rosa; a brother and his wife Ronnie and Diana Phillips; three step children, Chad Parker, Cameron Parker, and Camila Parker; six beautiful grandchildren; nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.

A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in Meadors Funeral Home, Republic.  Graveside service, with military honors, will be held on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the Dale Blair Cemetery, in downtown Camdenton.  Contributions are suggested to at Orlan E. Smith Memorial Chapter 11, Disabled American Veterans, 1708 E. St. Louis Street, Springfield, MO 65802.  Online condolences may be shared at