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Friday, January 11, 2019
7:30 - 8:30 P.M.

VISITATION Friday, January 11, 2019
5:00 - 8:30 P.M.
FUNERAL SERVICE Saturday, January 12, 2019
2:00 P.M.

14801 N. 15th Street
Lutz, FL

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01/09/2019 08:20 PM



James "Jay" Phillips, Jr. of Tampa passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019.  Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, January 12 at 2:00 p.m. at Heritage Christian Community Baptist Church, 14801 N. 15th Street Lutz, FL 33549 with Reverend Dr. Delores J. Cain, Pastor, officiating. 

James "Jay" Phillips, Jr. was born August 13, 1991 in Tampa, Florida.  He attended elementary school at Taylor Christian Academy and graduated high school from Ethline Williams Preparatory School in 2008.  He earned his Bachelors in Mass Communication from Bethune Cookman University in 2014. 

His Christian journey started when he was a young boy at St. John Progressive Baptist Church and later at Heritage Christian Community Baptist Church. 

He was preceded in death by: his grandmother, Mary Lee Phillips; grandfather, John Tiller; and great grandmothers, Sylvia Mincey and Ethel Bob. 

He leaves with loving memories: his parents, Shondra and Darryl Carter; his dad, James Phillips Sr.; his sisters, Asha and Ashley Colson, Arlaceia Walker (Marquis), Dierra Carter and Arleathia Boykin; his brothers, Ashton Colson and Darrius Carter; grandparents, Sheila Tiller and Saundra Jackson; aunts, Nicole Tiller, Ora Williams (George), Irene Phillips, Tasha Necole, Mesia Barrett, Worley Hines and Danielle Samuel; great aunts, Joyce Ballard, Marva Williams (Carlton), Elmira Curry, LaVonne Williams (Nathaniel), Gloria Britt (Ronnie), Renay Mincey, and Lena Grady; great uncles, William Gathers (Helen), Samuel Gathers (Rosa), Fred Gathers (Margaret), Larry Mincey, and Charles Mincey; God parents, Cheryl and Jonathan Burnette, Diane Allen and Bernard Samuel; extend grandparents, Brenda Moore, Evelyn Hill, and a host of other relatives and friends. 

The remains will repose after 5 p.m. at Friday, January 11 and the family will receive friends from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue.


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301 N. Howard Avenue 
Tampa, FL 33606-1508
Phone:  813.253.3419 
  Fax:  813.251.4912
Email:  raywilliamsfh@verizon.net         
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