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“So sorry Duane for your loss, may God be with you all during this time, God Bless ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: James Bratcher - MONTEZUMA, IN

“Sorry to hear it, Duane. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Robert Beebe - Lexington, KY

“Duane,I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Sharon Harmon - Marshall, IN

“The Cada Family will miss Sherry's sweet smile. She shared with our daughters the fun of living on a farm. God be with you Duane and Gail. Our...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Dolly & Carl Cada - Highland, IN

“I always enjoyed when I had an opportunity to visit with Sherry. She always asked about my girls and wanted to see pictures of my grandkids. Sherry...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Robyn Todd - Converse, IN

“I love taking care of Sherry throughout my 26 years with Dr. Carter Sr. She always made me smile and was a great joy to be around. I will miss her...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Sue corum - Indianapolis, IN

“Sherry was my high school friend whom everyone considered that she was their friend too. She was jovial, kind, always smiling and a joy to be around...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Marilyn ( McClure) McKee - IN

“I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Sherry. Her family is in our thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Jean Marie Piggott - Winters - IN

“So sorry to learn of Sherry's passing. She (and her family) are very special people, we know she will be deeply missed. Love and prayers to all. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Carol & Larry Phillips - Friend

“Thoughts and prayers to your family today. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Chick Sponhaier - Marion, IN

“Joe and I extend our deepest sympathy to Duane and family. Also to Sherry s sisters Janene and Renee'. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Joe and Wilma Austin - Marion,, IN


Sherry Ann Phipps, 75, of LaFontaine, Indiana went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 22, 2019. She was born on February 24, 1944 in Marion, IN. She was the daughter of Delbert and Jacqueline (Caldwell) Nichols. She married Duane Phipps on October 23, 1971.

Sherry graduated from Oak Hill High School in 1962. She attended some classes at Ball State University and graduated from the Marion School of Practical Nursing. She worked in the OB and the Cardiac unit at Marion General Hospital for several years.

Surviving relatives include her husband, Duane Phipps of LaFontaine, IN; one son, Gail Phipps (Sarah) of LaFontaine, IN; three sisters, Janenne Stuber of Chesterton, IN; Rene Trabits (George) of Wasilla, Alaska; Deborah Rife (David) of Marion, IN; three grandchildren, Markayla Phipps of Vincennes, IN; Grainger and Jonah Phipps of LaFontaine, IN; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents, Gail and Clara Nichols; Lester and Mary Caldwell; one sister, Emily Jane Nichols, one brother-in-law, Larry Stuber.

Memorial Contributions can be made to the Grant County Community Foundation 4H Fund or Mount Olive United Methodist Church.

Funeral Services will be 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Mount Olive United Methodist Church 2015 County Rd 300 W, Marion, IN. Burial will be at LaFontaine IOOF Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Mount Olive United Methodist Church. Visit www.mccombandsons.com to sign the online guest book.