Estil E. Phipps of Salunga, Pa., died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Lancaster General Hospital in Lancaster, Pa. He was 91.
A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel in Manchester, Pa., with the Revs. Allen G. Harris and Jerry Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Manchester Baptist Church Cemetery in Manchester.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral chapel.
Mr. Phipps was born April 23, 1911, in Mouth of Wilson, Grayson County, Va.
He was the son of the late Joseph and Myrtle DeBoard Phipps.
Mr. Phipps was an active member of Hope Baptist Church in Hanover, Pa., and a lifelong farmer.
Mr. Phipps is survived by his wife, Grace Marie Townsley Phipps; his daughters and sons-in-law, Emma and Jack Dell of New Holland, Pa., Naomi and Kenneth Wiederrecht of Landisville, Pa., and Ruth and David Haring of Kenai; brother, Gentry Phipps of Darlington, Pa.; sisters, Guida Ingram of Piney Creek, N.C., Bertha Davis of Darlington, and Sally Wersinbug of Newport, N.C.; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Missions for Hope Baptist Church, 6450 Hope Way, Hanover, Pa. 17331.
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