Malcolm Ridgeway Phillips died Saturday, May 16, in Pinetop, following a lengthy illness. He was 71 years old. He was born on October 8, 1948, in Chicago, Illinois to the late Leon George and Alice (Crook) Phillips.
Early in his youth, Malcolm attended the Chicago Art Institute and later obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Denver, Colorado at Metropolitan University. He became a professional printer in Denver. Malcolm loved life. Painting, nature, hiking and God were his main inspirations in life.
Malcolm is survived by his wife, Vivian Hale; one son, Martin Phillips; three brothers: David Phillips, Jay Phillips and Lee Phillips.
Memorial contributions in Malcolm's name to: Blueridge Christian Center, 184 W. White Mountain Boulevard, Lakeside, AZ, 85929 have been suggested by his family.
Owens Livingston Mortuary handled the arrangements.
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