Nell  Phelps
Nell Phelps

May 13, 1928 - October 31, 2019
Born in Barren County, KY
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky


Nell Jones Phelps, age 91, passed away Thursday October 31, 2019 at her residence in Bowling Green, KY.

The Barren County native was the daughter of the late Will Jones and Virgie Littrell Jones and wife of the late Arthur Millard Phelps. She was preceded in death by an infant daughter Jacklyn Phelps and daughter Jo Nell Phelps, three brothers Guy Jones, Wayne Jones and Boone Jones and one sister Willodean Crumpton.

Nell was a member of the Greenwood Park Church of Christ, she was a loving mother and grandmother who loved to travel, crochet, knit and cross stitch. Nell retired after 50 years as a Daily News carrier.

She is survived by her daughters Susan Jackson and Joy Kay Sampson and her sister Norma Lyon, five grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren and ten great-great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Sunday from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM and 11:00 AM-2:00 PM Monday with Funeral service at 2:00 PM Monday November 4, 2019 at the J. C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel with burial to follow in the Fairview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Foundation Christian Academy or Hospice of Southern Kentucky.




J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42103
Sunday, November 3, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday, November 4, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Monday, November 4, 2019
2:00 PM
Fairview Cemetery #2
1209 Fairview Avenue
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Monday, November 4, 2019
3:00 PM


Foundation Christian Academy
2480 Three Springs Road
Bowling Green, KY 42104
Hospice of Southern Kentucky
5872 Scottsville Road
Bowling Green, KY USA 42104
Our mission is to enable persons to live in peace and with dignity in a caring environment during the final stages of life by offering care and comfort both to them and to those with whom they share their lives. We develop and provide individualized programs of care and supportive services during dying, death and bereavement that enhance quality of life by adressing physical, emotional, spiritual and social needs.