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Roger James Phillips

Born: 4/20/1943

Died: 6/26/2004

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Roger James Phillips, 61, of Hugo, Oklahoma, passed away June 26, 2004, at the Veterans Hospital in Dallas, Texas. He was born April 20, 1943, in Boswell, Oklahoma, the son of Custer and Alma Jacob Phillips.

He lived in the area most of his life, traveling the United States working for Brown and Root as an iron worker. He also served in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Eric Phillips, and one brother, Anthony Phillips.

Survivors include a daughter, Marsha Houston of Dallas, Texas; two stepsons, Joseph Houston and Anthony Markham of Dallas; a brother, Eugene Phillips of Boswell; four sisters, Janet Phillips of Boswell, Marcline Lawson of Avenger, Texas, Leona Vaughn of Hugo and Christina James of Boswell, and five grandchildren.