Obituary for Lucille Phipps (King)
Lucille Phipps, age 90 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at her home in Cookeville.
She was born Saturday, January 7, 1928 in Hickman, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Allen and Nora (Couch) King.
The most important thing in Lucille's Life was her family. She and her Husband Floyd attended many years at Eastwood Baptist Church, and she loved her work for the Lord. She had a lifelong dream to be a nurse which she attained at the age of 53, receiving her Associates Degree from Columbia State College. Lucille was a registered nurse before her retirement from Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Lucille is survived by:
Kaye Davenport of Cookeville, TN
1 Son and Daughter-in-law:
Butch and Dawn Phipps of Silver Point, TN
Matthew Phipps and Wife Keva, Jeremy Phipps and wife Sarah, Holly Taylor and husband Mark, and Mary Ranalli and husband Ben.
8 Great Grandchildren:
Melinda, Audrey, Kyle, Mira, Rion, Liam, Ian, and Ava
2 Sisters and Brothers-in-law:
Helen and Don Larder of Battle Creek, MI
Doris and James Jackson of Cookeville, TN
A myriad of Loving Nieces and Nephews
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: Her Husband, Floyd Phipps, Stepmother, Mary King Carta, 1 Sister, Mary Lee, and 4 Brothers, Richard, Hayden, Vayden, and Randall.
In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
Funeral services for Lucille will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018 beginning at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home with Bro. Ed Malone officiating. Interment will follow in Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, in Cookeville.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday February 3, from 9:00 am until the time of service at 11:00 am.