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Robert "Barney" Phipps

February 5, 1955 ~ October 29, 2020 (age 65)


Robert “Barney” Phipps, 65, of Brown Summit died Thursday, October 29, 2020 at his residence.

The family will have a memorial gathering from 2-4 PM Saturday, October 31, 2020 at George Brothers Funeral Service.

Robert was employed with Southern Optical in Greensboro for more than twenty years. He was also a proud UNC Tarheel basketball fan.

Robert is preceded in death by his son, Robert Scott Phipps and his parents, Carlton and Mary Frances Phipps.

He is survived by his wife, Susan Phipps; daughter, Cristal Huffines both of the home; and grandchildren, Justin Burns of Charlotte and Ethan Huffines of Brown Summit.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Drive, High Point, NC 27261.

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Memorial Gathering
October 31, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
George Brothers Funeral Service
803 Greenhaven Drive
Greensboro, NC 27406

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