Clyde Phipps 1941 – 2018

PIERRE, SD – Clyde was born April 11, 1941 in Crossville, TN to Winley and Zephie (French) Phipps. He grew up in Crossville where he lived until 1962.
He was united in marriage to Stella Ford on August 4, 1962. They moved to Anderson, IN where they lived until they 1984 when they moved to Copperas Cove, TX and in 1994 moved to Pierre, SD.
Clyde worked in a Rock Quarry and enjoyed fishing, hunting, carpentry, gardening, yard work, being outdoors and hanging with his dog Sammie.
He is survived by his children: Michele (Dave)Osterkamp, her children Justin and Chelsey Meier, Melinda Charles her son William, Tony (Chaney) Phipps their children Logan and Emily, Rickey (Carrie) Phipps, their children Kayla and Ashley and Sandra (Jim) Moon, her son Bradley Thompson; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother Harley and sisters: Hallie and Bobbie.
He was preceded in death by his wife Stella, parents and brother Edward.
Per his wishes no services will be held. Memorials may be sent to Michele at 124 Orion, Pierre, SD 57501