Gregory Don Phillips was born on September 24, 1955, in Fort Worth, Texas, to David and Ocie Phillips. He confessed Christ at an early age at Pilgrim Valley Missionary Baptist Church in Fort Worth, Texas. He received his education at Morningside Elementary School, and O.D. Wyatt High School in Fort Worth, Texas. He attended the University of Houston in Houston, Texas. He was an “engineering technician” for many years. He met and married Pamela Jean Spears, and to this union, one son was born, Gregory Don Phillips, II.
Those left to cherish his precious memories are: two sons, Antwan Nelson and Gregory Don Phillips, II; aunt, Velmeta Washington; ex-wife, Pamela Phillips; several grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.