He died on Sunday at his home in Marondera at the age of 60.
Relatives and friends from the judiciary and legal fratenity witnessed the burial under strict Covid-19 regulations.
Justice Phiri was born on June 24, 1960.
He studied law at the University of Zimbabwe and after completing his legal studies he worked briefly in the then Ministry of Local Government, Rural and Urban Development.
In 2004, Justice Phiri became an advocate, a position he held until he was appointed judge of the High Court on September 16, 2015.