Hopkins - Rector Funeral Home

4 Percy L. Julian Drive, Greencastle, IN


Ernest Dale Phillips II

June 28, 1983March 7, 2020

Ernest Dale “Pokey” Phillips II, 36, of Greencastle, went to be with the Lord on March 7, 2020.

Born June 28, 1983 in Greencastle, he was the son of Ernest Dale “Ernie” and Debby (Parrish) Phillips. Ernie Dale was a graduate of Greencastle High School “Class of 2002” and had attended Ivy Tech.

Ernie was a contractor, running his own car hauling business. He loved to fish, gardening, and most of all spending time with his children.

He is survived by his children, Noah Curry, Abel Phillips, and Presley Phillips; his parents, Ernie and Debby Phillips; brother, Josh Phillips; sister, Nichol (Jeremiah) Hubbell; mother of his children, Ashley Curry and several nieces, nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at the Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home. Interment will follow at the Forest Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 to 8:00 PM on Wednesday, March 11th at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to www.gofundme.com/f/1x60qofewo


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  • Visitation Wednesday, March 11, 2020
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 12, 2020


Ernest Dale Phillips II

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Candi Alexander

March 10, 2020

I Love you Pokey !! I have so many great memories of you and Brad growing up . You were my little cousin for 20 +years . Ill never forget , camping , working together, and our trip to the cassino ! Times sitting in Church , just being family . You weren't just my husband's cousin you were my friend. Always my friend!! Until we meet again Poke 💗💔

Linda Gorrell

March 10, 2020

FOREVER In Your Beautiful Heavenly Home
We Shall Meet Again
Love You My Friend-Linda Gorrell