|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1944|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 2008|
Arvin Phelps, 64, of New Castle died Tuesday in his home following a brief illness.
He was born June 21, 1944 in Somerset, Kentucky, a son of the late Leslie and Lora Phelps.
Arvin was a 1962 graduate of Chrysler High School. He worked in skilled trades at Chrysler Corporation for many years, retiring in 1994. He was a long-time member of the Eagles Lodge #933, where he served as a past Worthy President and held many other offices over the years. He loved baseball and coached Little League, Babe Ruth and the All-Stars several times. He also enjoyed NASCAR.
He is survived by his wife, Daneeta; a daughter, Lisa Neal of New Castle; a son, Bradley (wife: Robin) Phelps of Indianapolis; three grandchildren, Summer Neal, Tyler Neal and Joshua Phelps; one great-granddaughter, Gracelyn Butler; two sisters, Louellen (husband: Donald) Malkemus of Hagerstown and Delpha (husband: Sherman) Sawyer of Columbia, South Carolina and a brother, Leon (wife: Ruth) Phelps of New Castle.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Hollis Phelps.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at Sproles Family Funeral Home with Rev. Monte Vincent officiating. Burial will follow in South Mound Cemetery West Lawn Addition.
Friends may call Friday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the New Castle Henry County Animal Shelter or the New Castle Henry County Emergency Unit.
Leslie Phelps (1912 - 1973)
Lora Lee Phelps (1915 - 1978)
Lou Ellen Phelps Malkemus (1938 - 2010)*
Arvin Phelps (1944 - 2008)
Note: Last updated 10/5/2015
South Mound Cemetery
Created by: TJM
Record added: Nov 20, 2012
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