Oail Andrew “Bum” Phillips, 90, died in Goliad on Oct. 18, 2013.
He was born in Orange, Texas on Sept. 29, 1923 to the late Oail Andrew Phillips Sr. and Naomi Aileen Parish Phillips.
Bum is survived by his loving wife of 23 years, Debbie Ewing Phillips, one son, five daughters, 23 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren, one sister and the mother of his children, Helen Wilson Phillips.
He was preceded in death by one sister.
A Goliad memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Goliad High School Auditorium. A Houston memorial service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Lakewood Church.