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Kay Elizabeth Tippins

August 25, 1939 July 7, 2019
Kay Elizabeth Tippins
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Obituary for Kay Elizabeth Tippins

Roper Funeral Home and Crematory
206 Holly St
Jasper, GA 30143
(706) 253-7500
(706) 253-0040

Kay Hulsey Tippins, 79, of Jasper, Georgia passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 7, 2019. Kay was born on August 25, 1939 in Birmingham, Alabama.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Elizabeth Austin Hulsey and Charles Whit Hulsey; brother, Charley Whit Jr.; grandmother, Florence E. Hulsey; aunts, Catherine Whitehead, Sue Ellen Austin, Kittye Clyde Austin, Tommie Norine Austin, Francis Alice Austin, Vivian Louise Baker; and uncles, Birvel Whitehead, Ehney Magnum Ellis, Henry Ellis Austin and Kenneth Austin. She is survived by her husband of nearly 64 years, Mr. James Robert Tippins; children, Diane Tippins Barker of Cumming, Georgia and Terry L. Tippins of Lawrenceville, Georgia; son-in-law, Paul E. Barker; grandchildren, Matthew Tippins, Michael Tippins, Austin Barker, and Rylee Tippins.
Kay resided in and was an active member of the Bent Tree community; she worshipped at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Jasper, Georgia serving the lord in numerous capacities over the years. Kay will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and dear friend who was always willing to give of herself in a caring, compassionate and selfless manner, particularly with children and those in time of need.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 12:00 noon in the Mt. Zion Sanctuary.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Mt. Zion Baptist Mission efforts.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Staff of Roper Funeral Home and Crematory.
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1036 N. Main Street
Jasper, GA 30143

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1036 N. Main Street Jasper 30143 GA

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