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Daniel Lawson Phelps

December 15, 1947 December 19, 2018
Daniel Lawson Phelps
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Obituary for Daniel Lawson Phelps

Daniel Lawson Phelps, 71, of Danville, Va., passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2018, at his residence. He was born December 15, 1947, in Danville, to the late Mary Alice Haskins Phelps and the late Jack Lawson Phelps. Fifty years ago, on January 8, 1968, Mr. Phelps married the love of his life, Delores Walker Phelps; he loved his family dearly. Mr. Phelps truly enjoyed Christmas time and all the light displays. He was an avid NASCAR fan; he also enjoyed parades and fireworks. Mr. Phelps was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Phelps is survived by his daughters, Darlene Foster of Danville, and Debbie Zahrn (Danny) of Jacksonville, Florida; his brothers, Curtis Phelps (Nancy) and Bobby Phelps, all of Danville; as well as his grandchildren, Melanie Lawson, Daniel Foster, Holly Scearce, Alex Merrill, Kayla Gasper, and J.D. Zahrn; and his aunt, Thelma Davis of Danville. He is also survived by his little dog, Butter Bean “Butter”.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Phelps was predeceased by his sister and brother-in-law, Peggy and Oscar McKee.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, December 23, 2018, at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel, with Rev. Alton Bartee officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Burial Park.

The family will receive friends Saturday, December 22, 2018, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel, and at other times at the residence.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Phelps family. Online condolences may be made at www.norrisfuneral.com.


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Visitation

Saturday

22

Dec

5:00 PM 12/22/2018 5:00:00 PM - 6:30 PM 12/22/2018 6:30:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel
3995 Franklin Turnpike Danville 24540 Virginia
United States

Funeral

Sunday

23

Dec

2:00 PM 12/23/2018 2:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel
3995 Franklin Turnpike Danville 24540 Virginia
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Highland Burial Park Final Resting Place

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

3049 North Main Street Danville 24540 VA
United States
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