William Floyd Bill Phipps, 57, of Pendleton died Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at a local care facility. He was born Jan. 21, 1956. A Celebration of Life gathering and potluck will be held Saturday, Nov. 9 at 3 p.m. at the Pendleton First Church of God, 712 S.W. 27th St., Pendleton. Send condolences online at www.burnsmortuary.com. Burns Mortuary of Pendleton handled arrangements.