Ralph Phil Templeton
January 9, 1948 -
August 15, 2016

Visitation

August 16, 2016
5:00 - 8:00 PM

Service 

August 17, 2016
3:00 PM

Interment

Obituary

 

Funeral service for Mr. Ralph Phil Templeton age 68, of Taft, will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Wednesday August 17, 2016 at Higgins Funeral Home, with Rev. Dicky Sebastian and Rev. Jason Ramsey officiating. Burial will follow in Prosperity Cemetery. Mr. Templeton passed away August 15, 2016 at Lynchburg Nursing Center.

A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Ralph Erskine and Julia Warren Templeton. Mr. Templeton was a retired lifetime member of the Machinists Union Stone Bridge Local Unit 2385, an employee at Goodman Manufacturing for 38 years, a member of the Molino Baptist Church, and served 18 years on the Molino Volunteer Fire Department.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years Barbara Templeton of Taft; his son Coby (Tina) Templeton of Fayetteville; grandchildren Emily and Alyssa Templeton; a sister Carolyn (Ray) Moffett; and nephews Mickey (Sharon) Moffett and Paul (Lynnita) Moffett. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Bobby Templeton.

Visitation with the family will be Tuesday August 16, 2016 from 5 p.m. till 8 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Multi-County Cancer Support Network at P.O. Box 470 Fayetteville, TN 37334.

 

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12 Comments

  1. Glinda Curtis Stahl

    Barbara I am so very sorry for your loss I did know about Phil’s death until just a few minutes ago Joan Quick just called me We both send our deepest sympathy and our prayers are with and your family

    Reply
  2. Gary and Brenda Badenhop

    I knew Phil all my growing-up years in school. He was a good & caring person always. I had not seen him in years. I know he will be missed by his family and friends. You are in my thoughts at this sad time. Brenda

    Reply
  3. Janice H. Bolner

    Carolyn,
    I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your bother. Please know I have you in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  4. Debbie Morris

    So sorry to hear the sad news about Phil. He was such a sweet person. My prayers are with all the family.

    Reply
  5. Jim & Roberta Kidd

    We send our sympathy to all the family members in the loss of your loved one. May God comfort you at this sad time.

    Reply
  6. Jerry and Emily King

    So sorry for your loss. Phil was a good man.

    Reply
  7. Marie and Dennis Caldwell

    Phil was a sweet man. I remember working with him years ago with the Firemans Jam. He had such a good attitude and a wonderful smile. Prayers for the family. He will be missed so much.

    Reply
  8. Sue McKinney

    To family, I am so sorry to learn of the passing of Phil. Keeping all of you in my prayers.

    Reply
  9. janice king

    Very sorry to learn of the death of phil.
    I Worked with him at Goodman he was always
    smiling. Nice person.
    May God give you comfort .

    Reply
  10. Kathy D. Smith

    Barbara I am so sorry for your loss. I’m out of town or I would come to see you it’s been a long time since the paper office. Please take care. You will be in my prayer.

    Reply
  11. Nancy Woods

    I am so sorry to hear about Phil, we worked together many years at Amana-Goodman in Quality and I pray for the family in their time of sorrow.

    Reply
  12. Mary

    So sorry for your loss. Phil was a really nice person. Worked with him at goodman.

    Reply

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12 Comments

  1. Glinda Curtis Stahl

    Barbara I am so very sorry for your loss I did know about Phil’s death until just a few minutes ago Joan Quick just called me We both send our deepest sympathy and our prayers are with and your family

    Reply
  2. Gary and Brenda Badenhop

    I knew Phil all my growing-up years in school. He was a good & caring person always. I had not seen him in years. I know he will be missed by his family and friends. You are in my thoughts at this sad time. Brenda

    Reply
  3. Janice H. Bolner

    Carolyn,
    I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your bother. Please know I have you in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  4. Debbie Morris

    So sorry to hear the sad news about Phil. He was such a sweet person. My prayers are with all the family.

    Reply
  5. Jim & Roberta Kidd

    We send our sympathy to all the family members in the loss of your loved one. May God comfort you at this sad time.

    Reply
  6. Jerry and Emily King

    So sorry for your loss. Phil was a good man.

    Reply
  7. Marie and Dennis Caldwell

    Phil was a sweet man. I remember working with him years ago with the Firemans Jam. He had such a good attitude and a wonderful smile. Prayers for the family. He will be missed so much.

    Reply
  8. Sue McKinney

    To family, I am so sorry to learn of the passing of Phil. Keeping all of you in my prayers.

    Reply
  9. janice king

    Very sorry to learn of the death of phil.
    I Worked with him at Goodman he was always
    smiling. Nice person.
    May God give you comfort .

    Reply
  10. Kathy D. Smith

    Barbara I am so sorry for your loss. I’m out of town or I would come to see you it’s been a long time since the paper office. Please take care. You will be in my prayer.

    Reply
  11. Nancy Woods

    I am so sorry to hear about Phil, we worked together many years at Amana-Goodman in Quality and I pray for the family in their time of sorrow.

    Reply
  12. Mary

    So sorry for your loss. Phil was a really nice person. Worked with him at goodman.

    Reply

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