Iona King Phipps

Visitation for Mrs. Phipps will be held Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014 from noon until 2 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Alan Harris and Chris Harris will conduct the funeral services. A private graveside service will take place Tuesday, Aug. 12 in the Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Pegram.

Mrs. Phipps, age 89 passed away Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Marshall and Bessie Louise Hargrove King; husband of 72 years, Guy Edward Phipps; three sisters and one brother.

She is survived by her daughter, Janice Sue Phipps; grandson, Alan (Misty) Harris; granddaughter, Dana Harris (Anthony) Hanson; great-grandchildren, Chris Harris, Tabitha (Brent) Reed, Rachel (Timothy) Harris, Matthew Hanson, Macy Hanson; great-great-grandchildren, Joseph Harris, Samuel Harris and Kora Reed.

Mrs. Phipps was a member of Adams Avenue Church of Christ, a homemaker, seamstress and an excellent baker.  

Active pallbearers will be her grandsons.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mrs. Phipps’ memory to the Alzheimer's Association.

Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-7007, obituary line 615-444-7700, partlowchapel.com.

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