Audrey Whines Phelps

Published 7:14 pm Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Audrey Whines Phelps, 92, of Roper died March 6, 2019, at Vidant Chowan Hospital in Edenton.

Born December 31, 1926 in London, England, she was the daughter of the late Frederick Walter Whines and Margaret Olive Guilland Whines and was preceded in death by her husband Abe Harrison Phelps; son Gerald Vance Phelps; great grandson Deacon Brody Phelps; son-in-law Curtis Smith and brother Gerald Frederick Whines. Mrs. Phelps was a homemaker and member of Plymouth Church of Christ.

Survivors include daughters Carol Phelps Smith of Roper and Barbara Phelps Bateman and husband Richard of Edenton; daughter-in-law Mary Louise Phelps of Edenton; sons Gary Allan Phelps and wife Joyce of Roper and  Michael Anthony Phelps and wife Suzanne of Roper; eleven grandchildren, twenty-four great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.

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Funeral service was held Monday, March 11 at 2 p.m. at Plymouth Church of Christ with Jay Hardison officiating.

Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth.

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