Phillip Haines Plyler, Sr.

Published 4:34 pm Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Phillip Haines Plyler, Sr., 79, of Advance died unexpectedly at Forsyth Medical Center on August 14, 2017. He was born October 18, 1937 in Forsyth County to William Broncoe and Lois Haines Plyler. He was a 1956 graduate of Griffith High School, and a 1960 graduate of North Carolina State University.
Surviving are his wife, Amanda Duncan Plyler of the home; His son, Phillip Haines Plyler, Jr., of Advance; a brother, Bill, and his family, of Advance; His sister-in-law, Edna Rose Guy, and her family of High Point; His late brother-in-law Noah Duncan’s family, of Cary and Raleigh; and his beloved furry companion, Moses. Phil was a longtime member of Clemmons Moravian Church and active in the Fellowship Class. He loved Moravian traditions, especially the Christmas Eve Lovefeast. Being a caretaker to those he loved was a priority to him. He especially felt blessed to travel to all fifty states and witness firsthand nature in all its glory. A funeral service will be held at 11:00AM Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Clemmons Moravian Church with Reverend Ray Burke officiating. Burial will follow in the church graveyard. The family will receive friends following the service in the church parlor. Memorials may be made to the Clemmons Moravian Church Building Fund, PO Box 730, Clemmons, NC 27012. Online condolences may be made to