Jake Edward Phillips 68, of Crestview, Florida passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 30, 2023. Jake was born on August 25, 1955 in Milton, Florida to Thomas and Imo Dell Phillips. He went to school at Stuttgart American High School in Germany and then joined the United States Army in 1973. Jake was a United States Army Veteran, an retired postal service employee and owned a landscaping and lawn service business in Crestview, Florida. He was a member of New Beginnings Church and enjoyed spending time with his family.
Jake and his former wife and owner of Coney Island, Julia Phillips maintained a close relationship and always shared family and had get togethers with his children and grandchildren.
Jake is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Edward Phillips and Imo Dell Bonifay.
Jake is survived by his son, Aubrey (Carol) Brian Phillips, daughter, Victoria Daphne Phillips, three brothers, Thomas E. Phillips, J.C. Phillips and Don L. Phillips, his sister, Margaret Jean Summerville and three grandchildren, Katelyn Isabelle Moore, Jayson Lee Phillips and Brianna Leigh Phillips.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 6, 2023 beginning at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Brackney Funeral Service with Pastor Harold Garcia officiating. Burial to follow at Old Bethel Cemetery in Crestview, Florida. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, September 6, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
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Brackney Funeral Service, Crestview, is entrusted with arrangements.