Sherman Richard Phelps, 60, passed away August 8, 2016 at North Kansas City Hospital surrounded by his family and friends. He was born Feb. 15, 1956 in Bloomington, Ill. to John L Phelps and Lois L. Scurlock.
Richard graduated in 1975 from Gallatin High School. He then started a career at Longwood Furnace and was a volunteer fire fighter for KAW Fire District. Richard went on to pursue a career