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 Aileen L. Phelps

Aileen L. Phelps

Birth
Casey County, Kentucky, USA
Death 20 Oct 2012 (aged 90)
Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana, USA
Burial Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 100129512 · View Source
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Aileen L. Phelps
April 20, 1922 - October 20, 2012

Aileen L. Phelps, 90, of Martinsville passed from this life at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2012 at the Plainfield Healthcare Center.
She was the last of nine children born to the late Elijah Garfield and Bertha Ann (Watson) Wilson.

Aileen was born in Casey County, Kentucky, on April 20, 1922. At a young age, she began working and helping to raise her siblings and in the 1930's she started a family of her own. She moved from Kentucky to Martinsville in 1939, where she made her home and raised her family. She was a dedicated wife, mother and homemaker and was no stranger to hard work. She took pleasure in gardening, making quilts, knitting, canning and the outdoors. Her greatest joy was her family. She was also a member of the Jehovah's Witness in Martinsville.

She will be deeply missed by her family and friends including four sons, Harold, Jimmy, Kenny and Greg Yeadon all of Indiana; five daughters, Phyllis Brock, Judy Shaw, Kathy Stewart and Cherril Lynn Buster all of Indiana and Barbara Woodruff of Kentucky; several grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Roy Yeadon in 1978 and second husband, Darius Phelps in 1992. Also preceding her in death was a son, Roy "Pudge" Yeadon; five brothers, Wendall, Avlee, Cornel Estel, Aaron and Haskell Wilson; three sisters, Roxie Dale Walls, Edna Frances Gilpin and Iva Mildred Phelps.

Family and friends are invited to visit on Wednesday, October 24th from 5-8:00 p.m. and on Thursday, October 25th from 1-2:00 p.m. at Neal & Summers Funeral and Cremation Center in Martinsville. A service celebrating her life will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home and

Burial will follow in New South Park Cemetery, Martinsville.



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  • Originally Created by: Mike
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100129512
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Aileen L. Phelps (20 Apr 1922–20 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100129512, citing New South Park Cemetery, Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .