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Richard L. "Rick" Phelps Sr. PDF Print
Written by Jeremiah Farmer   
Tuesday, 06 August 2013 08:41

Richard L. "Rick" Phelps, Sr., age 59, of Hummingbird Lane, Boone, passed away Sunday, August 4, 2013, at his home.


Rick is survived by his wife, Linda Roberts Phelps of the home; two daughters, Joy Torrence and husband Crisler of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Patricia Gray of Thonotassa, Florida; one son, Richard L. Phelps, Jr. of Thonotassa, Florida; his mother, Sara Frazier Phelps of Brandon, Florida; two brothers, John M. Phelps and wife Cheryl, and Robert M. Phelps and wife Cindi, all of Brandon, Florida. He is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and a great-nephew.


He was preceded in death by his father, Victor H. Phelps.


Graveside services and burial for Richard L. "Rick" Phelps, Sr. will be conducted Thursday afternoon, August 8, 2013, at 3:00 o'clock, at Laurel Fork Baptist Church Cemetery. Officiating will be Reverend Gordon Noble.


The family will receive friends Thursday afternoon, from 1:00 until 3:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Service.


Flowers are appreciated, or memorial contributions may be made to the Laurel Fork Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, in care of Melba Watson, 1811 Aho Road, Boone, North Carolina, 28607.


Online condolences may be sent to the Phelps family at


Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.


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