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Phillip G. Tabor

June 9, 1950 ~ February 18, 2021 (age 70)


Phillip G. Tabor, age 70, of Mt. Sterling, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2021, after a short illness.


He was born June 9, 1950, in Carter County, and was the son of the late Tom and Minnie Waugh Tabor.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, James Tabor; two sisters, Barbara Adams and Helen James; and a niece, Barbara Lynn James Botts.


He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Phyllis Reynolds Tabor of Mt. Sterling; two sons, Tony Tabor (Tammatha) of Mt. Sterling and Tim Tabor (Loralee) of Robertson County; three grandchildren, Shaina Ann Tabor Kilgore (Matt) of Mt. Sterling, Nolan Trey Tabor of Mt. Sterling and Hudson Phillip Tabor of Robertson County; and three great grandchildren, Skyler James Kilgore, Emberley Opal Gayle Kilgore and Aubrey Jade Tabor.


He is also survived by one sister, Connie Littleton of Bath County, extended family, and friends.


Phillip worked for Hobart Manufacturing for 21 years and Trane for 15 years before retiring in 2010.  He was a muscle car enthusiast and enjoyed taking care of his yard and his animals.  But most of all, he enjoyed being with his family.


Private visitation for family will be held Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals with private graveside services to follow in the Tabor Cemetery in Carter County with Bro. Clifford “Tippy” Price officiating. 


Pallbearers:  Tony Tabor, Tim Tabor, Nolan Tabor, Hudson Tabor, Matt Kilgore, Larry Reynolds, Zoltan Ori.


Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals, 400 Fraley Drive, Morehead, KY 40351, is caring for arrangements. 


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