Phillip Howard, 74, of Symsonia, died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022, at Baptist Health Paducah.

He was a member of the Clarks River Baptist Church .

Phillip started as a car salesman and later became sales manager at Pete Gunn Auto Sales, where he later retired.

He is survived by his beloved friend of over 38 years, Sherry Clark of Symsonia and her four children, Bridget Mounce, Michelle Clark, Eric Clark, and Erica Neal and two cousins, Dana Spears of Benton and Brenda Counts of Symsonia.

His parents were Alvin Ray and Deltrice Pauline (Kaler) Howard.

A private graveside service was held Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, at Clarks River Cemetery with Shane Rust officiating.

There will be no public visitation.

Memorial donations may be made to American Kidney Fund, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852.

To send a hug from home visit www.filbeckandcann.com.