Amos Lee Phillips, Jr. age 34 of McMinnville, Tennessee passed from this life on Thursday, October 29, 2020, at his home.
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Lee was born Wednesday, December 11, 1985 in McMinnville, Tennessee, he was the son of Amos Phillips and Tina Chisam Snider.
Lee is survived by his:
wife and love of his life - Amy Howard Phillips
2 daughters - Breana Vaughn and Brylee Phillips
father - Amos Lee "Peanut" Phillips Sr.
mother - Tina Snider
grandmother - Barbara "Bobby" Chisam
aunts and uncles - Alyssa and Eddie Davis, Melissa and Sam Mcloud, Johnny and Sherry Chisam, Frank Phillips, Eugene Phillips
brother-in-law - John Howard
mother-in-law - Jacqueline Howard
special friends - Tyler Nunley, Elmer Bigham, and a host of extended family and friends.
Lee was preceded in death by his grandfather Louis Ray Chisam "Big John", grandmother Mary Lou Nunley, grandfather Charles William Phillips, aunt Dorothy O'Neal and husband Edward, uncle Sam "Buck" Phillips.
Lee was loved by all of his friends. His apple of his eye was his girls. He loved them with his whole heart. Tyler was like a brother to Lee and the two often were found together. Lee and Amy loved cars. Lee liked car shows and often went to the annual Slammin' and Jammin' show amoung others with Charles Tanner. Charles introduced Lee to the import cars in the late 90's, Lee only owned imports. He loved to fish. He often would go out on the boat with Donald Tanner. The two were always baiting a hook. Growing up Lee would often be found at the dam fishing with David Bates, Dustin Burger, Brent Sandlin, Jeremy Sandlin, and Chad Sandlin. Everyone that knew Lee, knew that he was Peanut's best friend.
A Funeral service will be at 1:00 PM on Tuesday at Gardens of Memory Funeral Home located at 415 North Chancery St. McMinnville, Tennessee 37110 with the Jason Nunley officiating. Interment will be in Old Bybee Chapel Cemetery, Rock Island, TN.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, November 2, 2020, and again Tuesday from 8 AM to 1 PM at Gardens of Memory Funeral Home, 415 North Chancery St., McMinnville, Tennessee.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the funeral home for funeral expences.
Online condolences may be made to the family at gardensofmemoryfuneralhome.com