She was preceded in death by her husband Virgil Everett Phipps; parents, Lemuel Jones and Loda Lawson Jones; sons, Jesse Lee Phipps and James Hubert Phipps; grandson, Shane Brown; sister, Catherine Poff; and brother, William Jones.
Mrs. Phipps was a member of the Bible Way Church in Manchester and will be fondly remembered as a loving person who, in later years, loved helping to raise her great-grandchild.
She is survived by her children, Elbert Phipps of Manchester, Loretta Phipps Bohanan (William) of Wartrace, TN, Betty Phipps Wade (Bobby) of Manchester and Danny Phipps (Darlene) of Manchester; sisters, Martha Jones and Mammie Ruth Jones (Billy) both of Manchester; brothers, Billy Jones (Ophelia) of Michigan City, IN and Clyde Jones (Dean) of Manchester; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be on Monday, October 8, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The Funeral Service will be conducted on Tuesday afternoon, October 9, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Brother Vernon Wagoner officiating.
Burial will follow at the Ragsdale Cemetery.
Arrangements with CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME.