Rose Mary Eldreth Phipps

Mrs. Rose Mary Eldreth Phipps, 82, of Crumpler, N.C., passed away Sunday morning, November 4, 2018, at her residence.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 11 a.m., at Healing Springs Baptist Church with the Rev. David Blackburn and the Rev. Kevin Jones officiating. Burial will follow in the Healing Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m., at Boone Family Funeral Home.

Mrs. Phipps was born in Nottingham, PA on December 22, 1935, to the late John and Gladys Eldreth.

She joined in 1957 at Healing Springs Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School. She was a great cook and seamstress.

She is survived by her husband, Alonzo Phipps; two daughters, Lisa Phipps Barker of Forrest, VA and Kristi Fulk of Alpharetta, GA; one brother, Wesley Eldreth of Jefferson; six sisters, Zora Hartman of West Jefferson, Joan Walters of Jefferson, Arbadella Testerman of Lansing, Angie Thompson of Jefferson, Inez Eldreth of Jefferson, and Tommie Teaster of Crumpler; and several nieces and nephews also survive.

All Flowers are welcomed.

The family respectfully requests in lieu of food please donate to the Healing Springs Cemetery Fund at:

Healing Springs Cemetery Fund

C/O Lee Eller

PO Box 1, Crumpler, NC 28617.

You may give the family your condolences at our website www.boonefuneralhome.com

Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.