Herman Cecil Phipps, age 67 of Jasper, Mo., passed away April 5, 2013.
He was born Dec. 15, 1945 in Reeds, Mo., to Harry and Lona (Dunkle) Phipps. He was retired from Americold Underground in 2007.
Herman was united in marriage to Judy Lane on July 25, 1965. She survives.
Other survivors include one son, Herman Eugene Phipps of Jasper, Mo. Three daughters, Peggy Garrison and husband James, Robin Jeffries both of Jasper, Mo., Becky Hull and husband Fred of Reeds, Mo. Three sisters, Nellie Cline of Joplin, Mo., Sadie Franklin and Laura Ratliff both of Carthage, Mo., 12 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, David Phipps and Joe Phipps.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at Greenlawn Cemetery, Jasper, Mo. The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 9, 2013 from 1-2 p.m. at Weng Funeral Chapel, Jasper, MO.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Weng Funeral Chapel, Jasper, Mo. Online condolences may be made at wengfuneralchapel.com.