Let the memory of Sondra be with us forever.
  • 69 years old
  • Born on June 27, 1949 .
  • Passed away on November 5, 2018 .
Sondra Lea Thompson Phipps, 69, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at Universal Healthcare in Oxford.
A native of Vance County, she was the daughter of the late James Edward Thompson and Meredith Ruth Fowler Thompson.  She was a member of First Baptist Church Creedmoor and worked for the State of North Carolina Department of Health and Human Service.  She also was a homemaker.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Thursday, November 8, 2018 at First Baptist Church Creedmoor by Rev. Jim Shelley.  Burial will be in Creedmoor Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband of forty-seven years, Carl M. Phipps of the home; two sons, Carl M. Phipps, Jr. (Dawn) of Benson, Christopher L. Phipps of Greenville; grandson, Harrison Grant Phipps; two sisters, Barbara Jean Wilson of Rockwall, TX and Carolyn Thompson Prince of Creedmoor.  She was preceded in death by a sister, Delores Ann Vick and a brother, James E. Thompson, Jr.
Visitation will be held Wednesday evening November 7, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home of Carolyn Prince.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Food and Clothes Mission at First Baptist Church Creedmoor, P.O. Box 38 Creedmoor, N.C. 27522.

Posted by Denise Bowling on 8th November 2018
Carl, Carl Jr., and Chris, I am so sorry for your loss. Sondra was a special mother, wife and woman. Her smile and laughter would always brighten the room. Just know that she loved all of you so very much. May God hold each of you in His hands. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love to all of you.
Posted by Nancy Johnson on 7th November 2018
Carolyn and family please know my thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss.
Posted by William Wilson on 6th November 2018
Yesterday, our family lost a treasure. Barbara's and Carolyn's baby sister passed away due to Alzheimer's disease . Sondra Phipps was a wonderful woman. Married to Carl Phipps, they have two grown sons and one grandson. I have known Sondra since birth and watched her grow up into a beautiful sweet woman. Through the years she treated me as if I was special and I came to know her as a sister. Barbara's other younger sister Carolyn, did the major part of caring for her as she did for her brother that passed away 3 years ago. Carolyn is a fantastic sister and will have many stars in her crown. I appointed her as my own sister years ago. Sondra will be missed by all of my family and all that know her. She was 69.
Posted by Stella Shealy on 6th November 2018
A angel went home yesterday. You will be missed., my dear friend of so long. To all the family you have my prayers and love. will always have you in my heart. stella shealy

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