Carolyn Sue “Susie” Phelps, age 73, of Richmond, Indiana, died Sunday, March 25, 2018, at Reid Health.
Born December 6, 1944, in Richmond, Kentucky, to Charles and Lucille “Jewell” Hall Thomas, Susie lived in this community all of her life. She was a 1963 graduate of Richmond High School. Susie enjoyed genealogy, scrapbooking, watching UK basketball, and spending time with her granddaughters.
Survivors include her husband of 52 years, Joseph Wayne Phelps; daughter, Melissa (Jesse) Owens of Richmond; son, Mike (Tina) Phelps of Bloomington, Indiana; granddaughters, Haley (Garrett) Bascom and Kayla (Grant) Esposito, both of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Karissa Owens of Richmond; aunt, Josie Wright of Hagerstown, Indiana; cousins; and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation for Carolyn Sue “Susie” Phelps will be from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 29, 2018, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 29, 2018, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Kent Hollenberg officiating. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to: American Lung Association of Indiana, 115 West Washington Street, Suite 1180-S, Indianapolis, IN 46240-3805.
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