Rev. Franklin Phillips

27 April, 2019

Rev. Franklin Phillips died April 27, 2019. He was a retired elder.

The arrangements are as follows:

  • The funeral will take place at Trussville First United Methodist Church (120 North Chalkville Road, Trussville, Alabama) on Thursday, May 2, 2019.
  • Visitation will begin at 10 a.m.
  • The service will begin at 11 a.m.
  • Graveside services to follow at Jefferson Memorial Gardens, 1591 Gadsden Hwy., Birmingham, AL.

Rev. Phillips was ordained an elder in 1960. During his ministry he served Toney Shady Grove; Cotaco; Belgreen; Florence; Phil Campbell / New Hope; Lexington; Sycamore; Goodwater; Shawmut; McCoy Memorial; Gardendale; Langdale; Trussville; Hamilton; Fayette First; Pelham; Lanett First; and Glencoe First UMCs. He retired in 1995. He was a volunteer missionary with the American Indians seeking to bring awareness of the contributions they made to our country. As a result of his research, he authored many books on that subject.

The family has indicated that memorial gifts may be made to a charity of your choice.

Please remember his wife Frances and family in your prayers.

Rev. Franklin Phillips
Discover, Develop and Deploy Spiritual Leaders to Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.