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Obituary for Betty Lou Phipps
Betty Lou (Mason) Phipps, age 84, of Ridge Farm, IL died Thursday, July 21, 2016 at her home.
Betty was born February 7, 1932 in Paris, IL to Homer and Thelma (Daughtery) Mason. She married Carlos Grimes Phipps on April 1, 1956; he survives.
She is also survived by a daughter: Rebecca Jane Jordan of Belleville, IL; two brothers: Robert (Jeanie) Mason of Urbana, IL and Jim (Sue) Mason of Atlanta, GA; a sister: Carolyn (Robert) Wilson of Paris, IL; two grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister and brother-in-law: Catherine and Lavern Wright.
Betty enjoyed working in the real estate business for over thirty-five years. She attended Ridge Farm Nazarene Church and loved spending time with her family.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Krabel Funeral Home in Chrisman. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery. For those who wish, memorials may be made to Olivet Nazarene Church.