Frances Louise (Miller) Phelps

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Frances Louise Miller Phelps, 79, of Hodgenville, went to be with her heavenly father Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home.
Frances was born June 16, 1933, in Magnolia, the daughter of the late Chester and Jessie Ford Miller. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Hodgenville and co-owner of Phelps Heating & Cooling with her late husband, James Burke "Jimmy" Phelps, who passed away Nov. 5, 2011. She also was a private daycare and kindergarten provider for many children, a homemaker, a loving mother and grandmother. She attended Magnolia High School and was a past Worthy Matron of Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Burke "Jimmy" Phelps; one brother, Jesse Lee Miller; and one sister, Mildred "Pumpkin" Sprowls.
Frances is survived by her two sons, James Burke "Jim" Phelps Jr. (Susan) and Glenn (Terri) Phelps, both of Hodgenville; two daughters, Patti (Reggie) McCubbin of Magnolia, and Linda Peeno of Louisville; one sister, Dorothy Bowen of Clarksville, Tenn.; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The funeral is 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, in the chapel of Rust-Wright Funeral Home, 612 N. Lincoln Blvd., in Hodgenville with the Rev. Carlton Puryear officiating. Burial follows in Red Hill Cemetery in Hodgenville.
Visitation is 2 to 8 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. until time of service Tuesday at the funeral home where there is an Eastern Star service at 7 p.m. Monday.
Donations can be made to the at
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William R. Rust Funeral Home-Hodgenville Chapel
612 North Lincoln Boulevard
Hodgenville, KY 42748
(270) 358-3552
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Published in The Larue County Herald News on Oct. 22, 2012
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