Shirley Denise Phelps, age 54, passed away Thursday, April 6, 2017, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. She was born March 19, 1963, in Berea to the late Henry Thomas Phelps and Catherine Marie Walker Phelps.
Shirley enjoyed the Horizon Adult Day Care, the dance contest where she won 1st place, listening to music, playing bingo with friends, and spending time with her family. Shirley is of the Baptist faith.
Other than her mother, Shirley is survived by: 2 daughters, Latasha Phelps and Rachel Phelps; 1 brother, Timothy Phelps; 2 sisters, Daisey Phelps and Emma Phelps; 1 granddaughter, Semaj Phelps; and a special aunt and caregiver Gladys Jenkins, all of Richmond. Shirley was also preceded in death by one sister, Mary Phelps.
Service will be 1 p.m. Friday, April 14, 2017, at Abundant Life Ministries Church, 1705 Irvine Rd., Richmond, with Rev. Fred Phelps and Rev. Edward Lainhart officiating. Burial will follow in the Speedwell Family Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until service time on Friday at the church. www.davisandpowellfuneralhome.com
Published on April 10, 2017