Michael Scott Phillips

November 27, 1991November 24, 2018

On Saturday, November 24, 2018 we lost our precious Michael Scott Phillips who is now safe in the arms of our Heavenly Father. He was born November 27, 1991 in Charlottesville, Va. Michael loved to create artwork and was very talented at drawing. Being creative, those who knew him knew how much he enjoyed tinkering with tools or wood to create something special. He also cared for animals especially the fluffy ones. Michael had a huge heart and dearly loved his family. He will be remembered as a precious loving son, brother, grandson, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend to many. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, George Mynes and his paternal grandfather and grandmother, Buck and Rosie Phillips. Survivors include his mother, Rhonda Phillips Delicath and husband, Mike of Stuarts Draft; father, Robert Phillips and wife, Sherrin of Roanoke; best friend & sister, Crista Barker and husband, Allen; his very special niece, Serenity Hamric; doting maternal grandmother, Bertha Mynes; loving “Auntie”, Fonda Hamric and husband, John of Stuarts Draft; treasured great uncle, Alton Pannel; and devoted cousins, Austin Hamric, Betty Guyer and husband, Chris, Mary Pannel, and Jacob Pannel. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, December 3, 2018 at Sherlynd Baptist Church, 20 Winterview Lane, Lyndhurst. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at the church with Pastor Allen George officiating. Burial will follow in Sherando United Methodist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider monetary contributions to help with funeral expenses. Checks may be made payable to the Michael Phillips Memorial Fund, 10 Canada Court, Stuarts Draft, VA 24477. Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories with the family online by visiting


  • the Michael Phillips Memorial Fund, 10 Canada Court, Stuarts Draft, VA 24477



  • Visitation Monday, December 3, 2018
  • Memorial Service Tuesday, December 4, 2018


  • Officiating, Interment

Michael Scott Phillips

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Roger and Debra Anderson

December 3, 2018

Rhonda, Bertha, and Family,
At a time as this, we pray for God's peace that surpasseth all understanding. You are in our prayers and thoughts as we pray for our Lord's peace and strength for you as He comforts you through this heartache.

Jackie Britt kilby

December 2, 2018

My hearts hurts for you dear Rhonda and family.. I know the pain of losing a child is unbearable and not the natural course of life. I know the comforter will be with you and carry you through this very hard time. I will be holding you in my prayers.. Love and prayers to you all..

Darlene Robinson

December 1, 2018

Rhonda and family, Praying for you ..I've been trying to think of the right words to's hard..but from one mom to another I share your hurt...losing my son..was so hard..breaks your heart. I will be thinking about you in the days to come. Love you, your friend, Darlene (Mays) Robinson