Obituary of Brent Phipps
Brent “Two-Liter” Phipps, 35, an employee of Big Ass Fans, died Monday, July 24. Born in Adrian Michigan. “Two-Liter” enjoyed fishing, he was on a Lexington volleyball league, but what he enjoyed most of all was spending time with his daughter, Sarah, she was the joy of his life. Sarah Baker- Byrd, and Casey Littrell were two of his closest friends, when they were all three together they were known as the “Three Amigo’s”, he quickly became a part of Casey’s family in Midway.
Survivors, include his mother Mary Shearer Atkinson, step father Daniel Atkinson, father, Jimmy Phipps, all of Michigan, one daughter, Sarah Phipps of Georgetown, one sister, Lisa Rothfuss, of Michigan, two nieces, Madeline Rothfuss and Lily Rothfuss, grandmother, Marjorie Phipps, his Aunt Mary Nix, Aunt and Uncle Ben (Marge) Phipps all of Michigan, and Uncle Tommy Phipps of Massachusetts, extended Atkinson family members, aunts, uncles and cousins of Texas, Florida, Arizona, California and Michigan and extended Phipps family members, aunts, uncles and cousins of Michigan and Colorado.
Memorial Gathering will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 4:00-6:00 pm at The Hope Community Center, 431 Baker Street, Adrian, MI 49221. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested Sarah Phipps College Fund, 507 Allis Street, Adrian, MI 49221 c/o Mary Atkinson. Local arrangements are being handled by the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.