Lanier, Phillip Arlon

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Phillip Arlon Lanier, 40, a resident of Rossville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018, at a local hospital. 

He was born on August 2, 1978, in Chattanooga to Arlon and Sue Lanier. 

Phillip was preceded in death by his father, Arlon Junior Lanier.

He is survived by his mother, Sue Lanier; children, Savannah Lanier and Hunter Lanier; sister, Rhonda Sissom and her husband, Terry.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28, at Lakeview Wesleyan Church at 53 S. Center St., Rossville, Ga. 30741.  Reverend Jay Neal will be conducting the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Lakeview Wesleyan Church for the benefit of Phillip’s children, Savannah and Hunter.

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