WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - The funeral service for Scott M. Phillips will be 1:00pm Friday, October 18th at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown.
Burial will be held at a date and time convenient to his family. Calling hours will precede the service at the funeral home beginning at 11:00am.
Scott passed away Tuesday, October 8th. He was 52 years old.
Born in Evans Mills November 26, 1966, Scott was a son of Vernon and Kaaren (Toutant) Phillips. Following his high school education in the Indian River School District he joined the United States Army where he worked as a mechanic.
Scott worked as a landscaper in South Carolina for many years. He enjoyed playing sports (namely basketball and soccer), and fixing 4-wheelers, snowmobiles & dirt-bikes.
Besides his father, Vernon, he is survived by his daughter, Traci Weir of Watertown; his brothers, David Smith of Natural Bridge, Vernon “Ted” Phillips of Rochester, Jack W. Phillips of Watertown, Timothy R. Phillips of Watertown; and numerous aunts & uncles.
Besides his mother, Kaaren, he is predeceased by 2 siblings, Loralee Smith, William Smith; a nephew, William Smith III, and a cousin, Greg.
Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.
Condolences may be made online at www.reedbenoit.com