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Free Will Chapel Church
Saturday December 5th, 2015
2:00pm - 2:30pm

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Myrtle "Chip" Phelps

Mrs. Myrtle E. Phelps "Chip" 63, of Commerce passed away on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, in Rowlett.

"Chip" was born in New London, Wisconsin, on June 20, 1952, to Myrtle Fields Stilen and Elroy Stilen. She was married to James Phelps.

Survivors include her husband, James Phelps; her two daughters: Kellie Schenk and Michelle Phelps both of Commerce; her two sons: Lynton Hansen of Franksville WI. and Jason Phelps of Greenfield WI; her grandchildren: Brianna Burdick, Ethan Hansen, Callysta Hansen and Michael Weir. She is also survived by her sister, Karen Swanson of Wild Rose, WI.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Elroy and Myrtle Stilen; her daughter, Tricia Hansen; and, her two brothers: Warren and Wayne Stilen.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, April 8, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1508 Cooper St. Commerce, with Father Marcus Chidozie officiating.

Memorial Service

Friday, April 08, 2016
10:00 AM

St. Joseph Catholic Church
1508 Cooper
Commerce, Texas 75428

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Chip was a wonderful lady. Jim my heart goes out to you. Love you both. Terri

Teresa Jacob Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM

I have missed my aunt Chip since she moved to Texas. She was also my god mother. I have many happy memories with Chip as I grew up. She will be missed. My prayers are with you Jim, Kellie, Twoey and the rest of her family. love, Renée

Renée Swanson Boos Apr 2 2016 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss! Chip will be greatly missed!

Jaime, Brandon, Ethan Hall Apr 2 2016 12:00 AM

Thinking of you at this difficult time and sending all our love and prayers.

Chris & Lynne Brogaard Apr 2 2016 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I'm here for you if needed.

Lana Abrams Mar 31 2016 12:00 AM