Our beloved, friend, father, brother, Phillip Ray Reagan, 69, passed into eternal life on Wednesday, September 1, 2010 in Reno.
He is survived by his eternal partner, Felix N. Zapata of Reno, Nevada; daughter, Joy, son-in-law, Joe, and grandsons, Aaron and Anthony Pagaza of Lafayette, Colorado; brother, John Arthur and wife Clare Reagan of Atlanta, Georgia.
Serving as an executive with the Hartford Insurance, Phillip retired with 37 years. Phillip enjoyed traveling with Felix to many parts of the World. One of his favorite vacation spots was his home State, Alabama, to visit his dear friends, Donald and Martha Lou Wright of Langston, Alabama, who live along the Tennessee River.
Phillip lived his young life in Cedartown, Georgia, attended First Baptist Church and graduated from Cedartown High School.
Phillip was born in Scottsboro, AL, right before his father, Arthur Ray Reagan was sent to the Pacific Theatre at the beginning of World War II. Phillip is celebrating his reunion with his father and mother, Kathryn Yancey Reagan.
Phillip was a great listener, and shared his warm and caring heart to many of his friends who came to him for advice and love. Anyone who knew Phillip had a great story to tell how he made them smile or laugh. Phillip was deeply loved and will be missed by so many.
Memorial Services will be held at Galena Creek Park South, 18350 Mount Rose Highway, Reno, Nevada 89511 at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 11, 2010.
The Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home is making this local announcement for the family of Mr. Phillip Ray Reagan.