The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel Inc., 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Interment will follow at the Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
Ola May Terrell Phelps was born January 25, 1945 to Henry J. Terrell and Iola Terrell in Taylor County, Georgia. She was educated in the public school system of Taylor County. Ola joined the band of Christian believers at Church of God by Faith. She enjoyed life as a homemaker.
Ola was married to the late Willie Edward Phelps Sr. and to this union, they were blessed with blessed with five children; one son, Laverne Coley, preceded her in death.
She leaves to cherish her precious memories: four children, Henry Coley, Chester, Georgia, Edward Phelps Jr. (Linda), Spark, Georgia, Betty Wiggins (Ricky), Montezuma, Georgia and Katie Phelps, Macon, Georgia; six grandchildren, seven great grandchildren; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Ella Mae Owen, Margie Phelps and Willie B. Phelps, all of Atlanta, Georgia; aunt, Jessie Mae Alls (Bishop Joe), Willacoochee, Georgia; devoted caregivers; Charlotte Woolfork, Pamela Moore, Malissa Barnes, Tammi Collier and Rhonda Byse; a host of other relatives and friends.