Born 5-31-1948 -- Died 12-25-2003
Doyle Wayne Phelps, 55, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Dec. 25, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village, Ark.
He was born May 31, 1948, in Hardy, Ark., the son of the late Lela Morgan Phelps and Horace Phelps. He was a truck driver.
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Phelps of Ash Flat; three daughters -- Kathryn Acrum of Ash Flat, Nova Lee Medlock of Ash Flat, and Doylene Phelps of Cherokee Village; two brothers -- Lonnie Phelps of Hardy and Lloyd Phelps of Maize, Kan.; two sisters -- Jean Bevil of Maumelle, Ark., and Julia Taylor of Mammoth Spring, Ark.; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Archie Phelps, a granddaughter, Kandi Gales and his parents.
The funeral was Dec. 28 at Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy, with Floyd Rikard officiating. Burial was in Brounagh Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Hardy.
Pallbearers were Terry Taylor, Mike Taylor, Lynn Phelps, David Phelps, Adam Phelps and Jason Sinclair.
Memorials can be made to the American Diabetes.