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Obituary for Stephen Dennis Phelps
Stephen Dennis "S.D." Phelps, 88, of Plymouth died Thursday, December 21, 2017, at his residence in Plymouth.
Born December 20, 1929 in Washington County he was the son of the late Bailey F. Phelps and Clara Phelps and was preceded in death by his sister, Audrey P. Lassister; brothers, Arley Phelps, Bailey Phelps, Avery Phelps and Wayne Phelps. S.D. was a retired shipping dispatcher with Weyerhaeuser Corporation and member of Zion's Chapel Church of Christ where he served as a deacon, choir member and assistant Sunday School superintendent.
His family includes his wife, Peggy Ambrose Phelps of Plymouth, N.C.; daughter, Kay Phelps Davenport and husband Guy of Creswell, N.C.; son, Steven R. Phelps and wife Bonnie of Plymouth, N.C.; grandchildren,Nicole Buchanan, Justin Davenport, Brock Phelps and Morgan Phelps-Ward; great grandchildren, Peyton, Pierson, Cutler, Will, Sutton, Sawyer Jane and Gray.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 3:00 pm at Zion's Chapel Church of Christ with Mark Wilmoth officiating. Burial will follow in Hillside Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends on Saturday, December 23, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm at Zion's Chapel Church of Christ and other times at the residence.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth.