Philip R. Smith, 70, of Vaughan passed away Wednesday October 10, 2018.
A graduate of Bentonia High School, he attended Holmes Community College. He was formerly employed by Mississippi Chemical Corporation and retired as a permit officer with The Mississippi Department of Transportation.
Phil was preceded in death by his daughter, Ann Marie Smith; father and mother Philip and Evelyn Smith; and son-in-law, Brian Campbell.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Ann Smith; daughter, Jo Ann Campbell of Vaughan; grandchildren, Anna Grace Campbell and William Aaron Campbell; and sisters and brothers-in-law, Margie and James Whittington of Natchez and Janice and Jerry Schoeller of Las Vegas.
Visitation will be Thursday, October 11 from 5-7 p.m. at Ellison United Methodist Church on Vaughan Road in Yazoo County and Friday, October 12 starting at 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service.
Serving as pallbearers are Johnny Westbrook, Brian Westbrook, Walter Westbrook, Glenn Waters, Freddie Davis and David Moore.
The family has entrusted Stricklin-King Funeral Home with the arrangements.