In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: University of Missouri-Columbia, Journalism Department or American Heart Association in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P. O. Box 248, Wentzville, Missouri 63385
Arthur F. Phillips passed away on April 11, 2019 at the age of 76 years. He is survived by his wife, Beverly Phillips of St. Peters, MO, son, Gary (Jeri) Behnke of St. Peters, MO; daughter, Sherry (Russell) Phillips Myers of Wright City, MO; three granddaughters, Amber Myers, Jennifer Lash, Jessica Thaller; great-grandson, Gavin Lash; great-granddaughter, Hailey Lash; He is preceded in death by his father, Louis Phillips, mother, Madeline Phillips (Sode), sister, Sandra Harris. Arthur was employed by United Press International (U.P.I.) as a chief photographer and enjoyed traveling the world taking photographs. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.