Tom (Tommy) Alvin Phelps
June 12, 1950 -
September 12, 2017

Visitation

September 15, 2017
5:00 - 8:00 PM

Service 

Interment

Obituary

Mr. Tom (Tommy) Alvin Phelps was born June 12th 1950, to the late Mr. Ben Nathan Phelps and Mrs. Annie John Wright-Phelps. Tommy departed this life on September 12, 2017. He was born and raised in Lincoln County, Tennessee. He worked at Amana, now known as Daikin, for almost 50 years. He is preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters. He is survived by his loving wife, Mrs. Faye Jean Hairston-Phelps of Fayetteville; two daughters, Tomyca Phelps and Mia Barnes, and one grand-daughter, Blaze Barnes. He leaves three sisters Una Mae Syler, Emma (William) Dangerfield, and Edna Phelps all of Fayetteville; and a host of other relatives, nieces, and nephews.

A visitation with the family will be held Friday, September 15, 2017, at 5 PM until 8 PM at Higgins Funeral Home. Higgins is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Tom Phelps.

Video Services

17 Comments

  1. Annalise

    I’m sorry for your loss. It’s a hard time for everyone. The scriptures can bring comfort. At revelation 21:4 it’s says “And death will be no more.” God will do away with death forever. And we will see are loved ones again. I hope that brings you comfort.

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  2. Jeremy, Jennifer, & MacKenzie Baker

    Mia, Blaze, Mrs. Phelps, and the rest of the family,
    You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May God and His Word be the source of comfort and peace for you all during this time and the time to come. May God richly bless you and show you all love, support, and encouragement through family, friends, the community, and Christ’s church. We send our deepest sympathy, respect, & love.

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  3. Jamie Fortune

    So sorry to hear about Tommy, we worked together for years at Amana. He was a great guy.

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  4. Ronnie McElroy & Family

    Faye, I am deeply sadden by the lost of your loving husband and mate Tommy. May God’s graces and blessings be given unto you and your entire family.

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  5. Bobby King

    Faye and family sorry for your lost keeping you in prayer.
    Bobby & Linda King

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  6. Melissa Vickery

    Faye, I am so very sorry to hear of the passing of Tommy. Praying God will provide you with comfort and peace in the difficult days ahead…You and the family are in my thoughts and prayers at this time!

    Reply
  7. Ann Young

    Faye and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Continued thoughts and prayers for your family.

    Reply
  8. Vickie Hopkins

    Faye, I am sorry to hear of your loss. May our mighty God comfort you and your family in the difficult days ahead. Prayers for all of you.

    Reply
  9. mimi johnson

    Faye and the entire family i am so sorry for your lost.

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  10. Gleason and Regina Small

    Faye and Family, We were so sorry to hear about the passing of Tommy. We will keep you and the family in prayer. With Deepest Sympathy.
    Love,
    Gleason, Regina and Glenna Small

    Reply
  11. Gloria Armstrong

    Doug and I are so sorry about the loss of Tommy!! He put up a strong fight but he is at peace now!! Prayers for you and your family in the days ahead!!!

    Reply
  12. Barbara Hargrove

    So sorry he will be greatly missed……….

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  13. Pamela Daniel

    Faye, I was saddened when I heard about the loss of your husband. Sending prayers to you and your family yesterday, today and the sad days ahead. I’m so sorry Faye.

    Reply
  14. Valarie Henderson

    Faye you and the girls have my deepest sympathy. May the peace of God be with you all during this time.

    Reply
  15. Bobby &Brenda Sharp

    sorry for your loss

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  16. Debbie Wells

    Faye, I am so very sorry for your loss. You and the girls are in my heart and prayers. Love you! Debbie

    Reply
  17. Nancy Woods

    I am so sorry to hear about Tommy , I worked with him for 44 years at amana,goodman,diakin hw was a very nice person

    Reply

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17 Comments

  1. Annalise

    I’m sorry for your loss. It’s a hard time for everyone. The scriptures can bring comfort. At revelation 21:4 it’s says “And death will be no more.” God will do away with death forever. And we will see are loved ones again. I hope that brings you comfort.

    Reply
  2. Jeremy, Jennifer, & MacKenzie Baker

    Mia, Blaze, Mrs. Phelps, and the rest of the family,
    You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May God and His Word be the source of comfort and peace for you all during this time and the time to come. May God richly bless you and show you all love, support, and encouragement through family, friends, the community, and Christ’s church. We send our deepest sympathy, respect, & love.

    Reply
  3. Jamie Fortune

    So sorry to hear about Tommy, we worked together for years at Amana. He was a great guy.

    Reply
  4. Ronnie McElroy & Family

    Faye, I am deeply sadden by the lost of your loving husband and mate Tommy. May God’s graces and blessings be given unto you and your entire family.

    Reply
  5. Bobby King

    Faye and family sorry for your lost keeping you in prayer.
    Bobby & Linda King

    Reply
  6. Melissa Vickery

    Faye, I am so very sorry to hear of the passing of Tommy. Praying God will provide you with comfort and peace in the difficult days ahead…You and the family are in my thoughts and prayers at this time!

    Reply
  7. Ann Young

    Faye and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Continued thoughts and prayers for your family.

    Reply
  8. Vickie Hopkins

    Faye, I am sorry to hear of your loss. May our mighty God comfort you and your family in the difficult days ahead. Prayers for all of you.

    Reply
  9. mimi johnson

    Faye and the entire family i am so sorry for your lost.

    Reply
  10. Gleason and Regina Small

    Faye and Family, We were so sorry to hear about the passing of Tommy. We will keep you and the family in prayer. With Deepest Sympathy.
    Love,
    Gleason, Regina and Glenna Small

    Reply
  11. Gloria Armstrong

    Doug and I are so sorry about the loss of Tommy!! He put up a strong fight but he is at peace now!! Prayers for you and your family in the days ahead!!!

    Reply
  12. Barbara Hargrove

    So sorry he will be greatly missed……….

    Reply
  13. Pamela Daniel

    Faye, I was saddened when I heard about the loss of your husband. Sending prayers to you and your family yesterday, today and the sad days ahead. I’m so sorry Faye.

    Reply
  14. Valarie Henderson

    Faye you and the girls have my deepest sympathy. May the peace of God be with you all during this time.

    Reply
  15. Bobby &Brenda Sharp

    sorry for your loss

    Reply
  16. Debbie Wells

    Faye, I am so very sorry for your loss. You and the girls are in my heart and prayers. Love you! Debbie

    Reply
  17. Nancy Woods

    I am so sorry to hear about Tommy , I worked with him for 44 years at amana,goodman,diakin hw was a very nice person

    Reply

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