Jimmie Phillips, 69, of Aurora passed away Sunday, September 19, 2021 at Cox South Medical Center in Springfield.

He was born to Doyle and Bertha Mae Phillips on July 18, 1952 in Rogers, AR. He was a driver for the past many years. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, landscaping and entertaining friends and family. He lived a full life with lots of love and companionship from friends and especially his wife. he was one who did not know strangers and was always ready to help his neighbors. He will be missed by many.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Phillips; two sisters, Carolyn Townzen and Doylene Beaver and husband, Gary; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Wesley Phillips; and brother-in-law, David Townzen.

The family is having a small celebration of life and there will be no public services. Arrangements are under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital in care of the funeral home.

Peterson Funeral Chapel