Leah M. “Mickie” Phipps Dean, 82, resident of 3911 72-221 East, widow of Carroll Franklin Dean died March 10, 2014 at NHC Healthcare in Laurens.
Born in Ellsworth, ME, May 9, 1931, she was a daughter of the late William and Mildred Moore Phipps. Formerly employed with Sebasticook County Hospital, Mrs. Dean was a longtime employee of Dr. John Dow. She retired from Piedmont Health Group in Greenwood, working with Dr. Ed Fowler. Formerly an active member of the Art’s Club in Pittsfield, ME, she was also an avid golfer.
She was a member of the First Congregational Church of Pittsfield, ME.
Survivors include a daughter, Gwen D. Robb and husband, Tom of Greenwood; son, Dennis Dean of Mesa, AZ; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a brother, Gary Smith and wife Beth of Maine.
Private memorial services and burial will be conducted later.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to HospiceCare of the Piedmont, 408 West Alexander Avenue, Greenwood, SC 29646.
For online condolences please visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Dean family.