James Linwood Phelps age 77, a resident of Williamston, passed away on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at the Vintage Inn of Williamston, NC.
James was born in Ahoskie, NC on December 7, 1945 the son of the late William and Clara (Jernigan) Phelps. He grew to be a simple man with simple pleasures. Music was staple in his life, playing the guitar while his granddaughters would sing. James loved the outdoors, especially the beach.
Left to cherish his memory are his daughter: Angela Keel and husband Billy of Robersonville, NC; two sisters: Shirley Perry and Dorothy Savage, granddaughters: McKenzi Roberson, Amanda Phelps, Madison Keel, and grandson: Zachary Keel.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Barbara Phelps.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family is accepting donations during this most difficult time and may be made by CLICKING HERE
Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Service is honored to be assisting the Phelps family.