Phillip Roland Cleary, 61, of Hays, passed away Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical. He was born March 7, 1959, in Wilkes County to Willie Commodore and Betty Jo Handy Cleary.
Mr. Cleary loved his church and was a member at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church. He loved his family and spending time with them. He loved music and playing the guitar. He loved lighthouses and had a loving and caring heart. Phillip was a bus driver for Wilkes County Schools. Mr. Cleary was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Tim and Jeff Cleary.
Mr. Cleary is survived by his daughters, Krissy Allen of Purlear, Trisha Taylor and spouse, Richard, of North Wilkesboro, Michelle Cleary and fiancé, Matthew, of Hays; grandchildren, Gage, Killian and Nicolas; brothers, Boyce Cleary and spouse, Hilda, of Hays, Brent Cleary and spouse, Frances, of North Wilkesboro, Andy Cleary and spouse, Missy, of Hays, Boyd Cleary and spouse, Carla, of Hays; sisters, Darlene Cleary of Hays, Charlene Richardson and spouse, Ronnie, of Traphill, Barlena Combs and spouse, Brian, of Traphill; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be private. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Miller Funeral Service or to the daughters to help with funeral expenses. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller