Loretta Jean Phipps, 86, of Chillicothe, formerly of Lucasville, passed away Thursday, January 13, 2022, at her daughter’s residence in Chillicothe.
She was born November 3, 1935, in Lucasville, a daughter of the late Orville and Carrie Carver Strickland.
Jean was a homemaker and member of God and Country Church in Lucasville.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Troy Phipps, November 21, 2014; infant daughter, Molly Phipps; three brothers, Charles “Bunt” Strickland, Dick Strickland, and Harry Strickland; and one sister, Helen Hurst.
Jean is survived by her daughter, Judy Ann Panek of Chillicothe; her son, Ben (Diana) Phipps of Lucasville; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two brothers, Roger Strickland of Lucasville and Ted Strickland of Columbus; and two sisters, Shirley Ralstin and Betty Jenkins, both of Lucasville.
Funeral services will be conducted 6 p.m. Wednesday, January 19, 2022, at the McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville with her loving cousin, Philip Carver officiating. Friends may call Wednesday from 3 p.m. until the funeral hour at the funeral home.