Funeral services for Phillip Timms, 72, of Kilgore will be held Friday, January 5, at noon at Mt. Zion CME Church. Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery under the direction of Cunningham Funeral Home. Public viewing will be held Thursday, January 4, from 1-7 p.m. No wake will be held.
Phillip Timms was born July 29, 1946 in Gladewater to the late Phillip and Celester Arnold Timms. His died December 28, 2017.
He attended Dunbar and Jackson schools. He united with Mt. Zion CME at an early age. He was never married.
His parents, one sister and four brothers preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his memory, one sister, Virginia Lee of Kilgore; two brothers, James Sanford of Dallas and Rufus Timms of Winona; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.