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James Mitchell Phelps

August 5, 1930 May 12, 2010
James Mitchell Phelps
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Obituary for James Mitchell Phelps

Mr. James Mitchell Phelps, 79, of Creswell died Wednesday, May 12, 2010, at his residence.
Born August 5, 1930 in Washington County, he was the son of the late James Kelly Phelps and Bessie Snell Phelps and was preceded in death by his grandson, Belcher Phelps and sister, Helen E. Wilson. Mitchell was a logging contractor, a farmer and member of Mt. Hermon United Methodist Church.
His family includes his wife, Wanda Brickhouse Phelps of Creswell, N.C.; daughters, Wanda P. Clifton and husband Norman of Roper, N.C., Dinah L. Grant and husband Steve of Poquoson, Va., Debbie R. Allen and friend Brad of Washington, N.C., Nancy P. Hill and husband Hugh of Creswell, N.C. and DeeAnn Phelps of Roper, N.C.; sons, Bobby M. Phelps and wife Ann of Creswell, N.C., Jerry W. Phelps and wife Marie of Jacksonville, N.C. and J. Kevin Phelps and wife Pam of Creswell, N.C.; sister, Louise P. Sutton of Hertford, N.C.; seventeen grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 2:00 pm at Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell with Reverend Dalma Cribb officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Hermon United Methodist Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Friday, May 14, 2010 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell and other times at the residence. Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell.


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