Roy "Butter" Phillips, Jr.

Roy "Butter" Phillips, Jr. 85 of Elizabethtown, died Friday, May 29, 2020 at Signature Health and Wellness in Radcliff. He was a native of Hardin County and a long time member of First Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Marie Phillips; a brother, Sonny Phillips; two sisters, Martha Johnson and Carrie Richardson; and a son-in-law, Dan Jones. He is survived by his wife, Gladys Phillips of Elizabethtown; a son, Jimmy Lee (Debra) Phillips of NE; a daughter, Joann Jones of NC; a brother, Sammy Eugene (Barbara) Phillips of Louisville; two sisters, Betty Ann (Allen) Phillips of Louisville and Sarah (Don) Compton of Elizabethtown; a sister-in-law, Louise Hayes of Elizabethtown; two grandchildren, Samara Eisele and Veronica Shaneyfelt; two great-grandchildren, Meles and Maren Eisele; a niece, Brenda (Howard) Benford; a nephew, Billy (May) Hayes; and a host of cousins and friends. The funeral is private. Visitation is from 2-5 p.m. Wednesday, June 3, at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. Condolences may be expressed online at


Wednesday, June 3, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


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