George W. Tipton


Mr. George W. Tipton, 84, Jonesborough, passed away Monday, April 2, 2018 at the Johnson City Medical Center.
He was born in Washington County the son of the late Oscar and Arbetta Nelson Tipton. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by an infant son, Sammy, son Freddie Tipton, granddaughter Misty Briggs, one brother and one sister.
Mr. Tipton was a retired farmer and had worked for the County Hwy. Dept. several years ago. He was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his wife Charlotte Franklin Tipton, Jonesborough, two sons, Hubert and Oscar Tipton, two daughters Susie Painter and Martha Plyer, two brothers, Oscar Tipton Jr. and Dwight Tipton, two sisters Caroline Rhodes and Helen McCurry, five grandchildren, and nine great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held for Mr. Tipton on Friday at 1:30 pm at Mt. Wesley Methodist Cemetery with Pastor Dallas Gregg officiating. The family will receive friends at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home on Friday prior to the graveside service from 12 noon till 1 pm.
Pallbearers for Mr. Tipton’s service will be family and friends.

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04-05-2018 Cheryl & Joe Nickles
Chris, Danni & Family - Please accept our deepest sympathies in the passing of your grandpa. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us know if we can help in any way. Again we are so sorry for your loss. Sincerely, Cheryl & Joe Nickles
04-05-2018 Judy Briggs
Susie and Family,you all have my deepest sympathy at this sad time at the passing of your Dad. He will be greatly missed,but you’ll always have the good memories you made while he was here and now he’s walking beside our Lord,Jesus Christ and all the Loved ones that was there to greet him at the gate of Heaven. I’m praying for you all and I’m here if you need anything. With Deepest Sympathy, Judy Briggs and Family
04-05-2018 Patty Church
Susie, I am so sorry about your Daddy I know your heart is in a million pieces right now . I pray that our Heavenly Father will give you the piece and comfort that only he can. I love you
04-05-2018 Pam Taylor Miller
I'm so sorry to learn of George's passing from the paper obituaries . I hope Charlotte and the rest of the family are well, and wishing you all the peace that will come.
04-04-2018 Tom mccurry
Sorry for your loss George was a good man I worked him years ago at the county he was a hard working man he will be missed very much if you need anything give me a call
04-04-2018 Betty and J.D.Collins
So sorry for your loss. You are all in our prayers and thoughts...


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