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In Memory of

James Michael Phelps

December 22, 1981 - May 18, 2017

Obituary


It is with great sadness that the family of James Michael Phelps announces his sudden passing on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the young age of 35 years old. James will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 8 years, Angel Phelps, and his children, Brynn Phelps and Jonah Phelps. James will also be fondly remembered by his parents, Anna Marie Phelps and John (Dot) Phelps I, his brother John (Miranda) Phelps II, his sister Alicia Phelps, his nephew John Phelps III, his grandmother Virginia Miller, his mother- and fathers-in-law, Birdy (Billy) Ferrante and Johnny...

It is with great sadness that the family of James Michael Phelps announces his sudden passing on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the young age of 35 years old. James will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 8 years, Angel Phelps, and his children, Brynn Phelps and Jonah Phelps. James will also be fondly remembered by his parents, Anna Marie Phelps and John (Dot) Phelps I, his brother John (Miranda) Phelps II, his sister Alicia Phelps, his nephew John Phelps III, his grandmother Virginia Miller, his mother- and fathers-in-law, Birdy (Billy) Ferrante and Johnny Wittner, his brothers-in-law Johnny (Heather) Wittner and Austin (Sarah) Wittner, his niece Tatum Wittner, and a vast number of other loving family members and friends. James was predeceased by his grandfather and grandmother, Annie Myrtle Phelps and Ralph Phelps.James was a life-long resident of Mobile, Alabama and a graduate of McGill-Toolen Catholic High School and the University of South Alabama. He was a leader in his career field as a software engineer and enjoyed working to design innovative solutions. A memorial service in memory and honor of James will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 10 a.m. at Saint Mary's Catholic Church, 1453 Old Shell Road, Mobile, with Father Wall officiating. A memorial reception will follow at the Sisters of Mercy building. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations in memory of James to support his children's education at Compass Bank to the account of Wynonna A. Phelps.