Rickey Lee Phillips, age 67, of Longview passed away on Saturday, December 25, 2021 at his home. He was born September 12, 1954 in Greenville to Robert Clayton Phillips and Shirley Ann Brown. Rickey married Marilyn Kay Rhodes March 12, 1980 in Texarkana, Texas. He worked at an aluminum plant before retiring. He enjoyed playing bingo, going fishing, and playing dominoes.
He is survived by his children, Chrystal Carter and husband, Brandon of Longview, Laura Phillips of Greenville, Rickey Lee Phillips II of Longview; grandchildren, Brittany Beatte and Ashley Beatte of Commerce, Hannah Phillips, Breanna Phillips, and Mason Smith of Greenville; sisters, Dianna Stevens of Cash, Patricia Topping of Quinlan; brother, David Phillips of Quinlan; and several other cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Rickey was preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn; parents, Robert and Shirley; brother, Roger Lynn Rice; and sister, Debra Ann Popplewell.