Mrs. Lucille Phelps, 93, of Somerset, Ky., passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 17, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She was united in marriage to Mr. Ralph Phelps on Aug. 9, 1943, a union that lasted for 72 years until his death on May 22, 2016. She is survived locally by her children, Terry (and Lucy) Phelps of Varnell and Ron (and Linda) Phelps of Dalton; nine grandchildren (six of which are local), Tara Phelps of Varnell, Heidi Phelps Long, Jennifer Phelps Gee and Paige Phelps Spurlock of Tunnel Hill, Todd Phelps of Dalton and Mark Phelps of Atlanta; and 12 great-grandchildren.
The family received friends Tuesday. A funeral service will be held at Somerset First United Methodist Church at 11 a.m. today. In lieu of flowers, the family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to Hospice of Lake Cumberland, Somerset First United Methodist Church or the Alzheimer's Respite Center.
The arrangements are being made by Pulaski Funeral Home in Somerset, Ky.; (606) 678-4166. This announcement is provided as a courtesy of Julian Peeples Funeral Home.
Published on June 20, 2017