Billy Don Phelps
Memorial services for Billy Don Phelps, 66 of Ringling will be 9:00 AM Friday June 3, 2011 at Ringling Memorial Cemetery Pavilion, with Johnny Blankenship officiating. Services are under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home in Ringling.
Billy was born July 4, 1944 in Long Beach CA. to Art and Wanell “Wigham” Phelps. He passed from this life May 30, 2011 in the Healdton Hospital.
Billy was raised in Ringling, graduating from Ringling High School in 1962. He then entered a trade school to become a machinist, working in a couple of different shops before opening his own “Phelps Machine Shop” in Ringling in 1989, which is still in operation today, run by his son Steve. Billy liked to fish and travel when he could. He was a member of the First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Tommy Phelps
He is survived by his son Steve Phelps and wife Tifini, Ringling and 3 grandchildren Jared, Ramsey and Jesse Phelps, Ringling.