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Edna Faye (Phipps) Tipton

April 23, 1937 ~ October 24, 2023 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Edna Tipton Obituary

Edna Phipps Tipton of Fayetteville, Tennessee went to be with the Lord on Tuesday evening. She was 86.

She was born April 23, 1937, along with her twin sister, the late Anna Phipps Gooding in Hazel Green, Alabama.  She was a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church in Toney and worked for Krystal for many years as a store manager.  

Mrs. Tipton was preceded in death by her husband, James Crawford Tipton; by her parents James and Ethia Bilbrey Phipps of Alabama; siblings, Thurman Phipps of Michigan; Clarcie Phipps Elders of Alabama; Laura Phipps Hilsabeck of Washington; Elmer Phipps of Alabama; Lorene Phipps Canada of Alabama; Loyce Phipps Miller of Michigan; Mayzell Phipps Cork of Tennessee; Estelle Phipps Lee of Florida; Denny Phipps of Texas.

Surviving family members include her son and daughter-in-law, Joey & Dianne Tipton of Knoxville, TN;  her daughter and son-in-law, Tonita & Roger Thompson of Fayetteville, TN;  her son, Jamie Tipton of Fayetteville, TN.  Six Grandchildren:
Andrew Tipton of Knoxville, TN
Patrick Tipton of Sterling, VA
Julia Fenske of Portland, OR
Richard Tipton of Arcata, CA
Kristian Bowman of Gurley, AL
Hunter Thompson of Madison, AL

Six Great-grandchildren:

Mrs. Tipton is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews including Destany Holt, her personal nurse.

The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 6pm until 8pm at Hazel Green Funeral Home.  A graveside funeral service will be Friday at 11am at Macedonia Cemetery with Pastor Randy Watts officiating. 

Hazel Green Funeral Home is honored to serve the family.

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Receiving Friends
October 26, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hazel Green Funeral Home
13921 Hwy 231-431 N
Hazel Green, AL 35750

Graveside Service
October 27, 2023

11:00 AM
Macedonia Cemetery
476 Old Huntsville Road
Fayetteville, TN 37334


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