LEBANON — Funeral services for Mrs. Phelan, 75, are scheduled for 12 Noon Friday, January 8 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home. Born November 21, 1934, in Wilson County to the late Sidney Mitchell Smotherman and Mattie Lulalee Coleman Smotherman, she died Tuesday, January 5, 2010, at her home.
Mrs. Phelan was a homemaker and an active member of the Bethlehem United Methodist Church were she had served on the building and finance committees.
Visitation Wednesday and Thursday between the hours of 5-7 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. until service at Ligon & Bobo. Services will be conducted by Rev. Al Doyle. Interment will follow at the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: children Donald Thomas (Pamela) Phelan of Bon Aqua; Kay Phelan Hoskins of Smyrna and Steven Paul Phelan of Lebanon; granddaughters: Elizabeth Beard, Christina Christy, Dana Adkins, Rebecca Steelman and Katelyn Hand; six great grandchildren; three step great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas H. Phelan on September 27, 1982; son James David Phelan; siblings Leila Neal, Martha Prowell, Donald and Mitchell Smotherman.
Honorary pallbearers: Harry and Helen Hendricks, Mary Hodges and members of Bethlehem United Methodist Church. Active pallbearers: Don and Steve Phelan, Russell Hendricks, Tyler Hand, Chad Steelman and Dan Reasonover. Memorials may be made to the Bethlehem United Methodist Church Building Fund. Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.