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Obituary for Joyce Roberson Phelps
Frances Joyce Roberson Phelps, 86, of Roper, died Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at Vidant Chowan Hospital in Edenton.
Born August 25, 1935 in Martin County she was the daughter of the late George Walter Roberson and Carrie Wells Roberson and was preceded in death by her loving husband, James Henry Phelps, Sr.. Mrs. Phelps was a homemaker and member of Holly Neck Church of Christ.
Her family includes her daughter, Cindy Phelps Sherwood of Roper, NC; sons, James Henry Phelps, Jr. and wife Cyndi of Belhaven, NC and Paul Wayne Phelps of Roper, NC; sisters, Ann Twiddy of Plymouth, NC and Ina Price of Jamesville, NC; brothers, Walter Roberson and Joseph Roberson both of Plymouth, NC; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, March 5, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Holly Neck Church of Christ Cemetery with Dave Watts officiating. Family will receive friends following the service at the graveside and other times at the residence.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth..