|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1922|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1945, Germany|
Pfc. Bobbie Phipps of Coalmont was born to Bobby D. and Vera Richmond Phipps, June 5, 1922. His siblings were Mark Ernest, Glenn, Margaret, Paul D, and Ethelene Phipps.
Bobbie was killed in action on February 18, 1945, in Germany. The same shell that killed him also hit in his friend and neighbor C.W. Nunley's foxhole.
Mr. Sam Nunley brought the news of Bobbie 's death to his parents on a Sunday morning just before church time. Bobbie Phipps is buried at Bonnie Oak Cemetery in Coalmont. ID # 34524733
(Source: Georgia Phipps of Coalmont, cemetery records, and Mary Rollins of Altamont)
Bonnie Oak Cemetery
Created by: StubbyTate
Record added: Jun 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38591015
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