Archer Woodrow Phelps, 84, of Franklinton passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 3 at WakeMed.
Phelps is survived by his devoted wife of 64 years, Janice W. Phelps; a son, Glenn A. Phelps; daughters, Betty Jo Phelps and Kathy P. Benfield and her husband, Gene; a sister, Lucille P. Girardey of Connecticut; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
A funeral service was held Friday afternoon, July 5 at the chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the Rev. Clyde Waiden officiating.
Entombment was in Fairview Cemetery. Pallbearers were David Hayes, Steven Hayes, Dan Jarmon, Bronson Murphy, Craig Roberts, and Tommy Thompson. Darrell Driver served as an honorary pallbearer