|Birth: ||Feb. 1, 1912|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 1947|
From THE SWEETWATER REPORTER (1/091/1948):
BLACKWELL MAN, ACCIDENT VICTIM, BURIED DEC. 24
Christmas Eve funeral services were held at the Decker Methodist Church for Joseph Franklin Hipp, 35-year-old Blackwell contractor, who died in the Bronte hospital Tuesday afternoon from injuries sustained in a car accident near Tennyson on Monday night. Mr. Hipp, who had lived in Blackwell since he was 10 years old, was enroute from San Angelo to Blackwell when his car collided with another.
Surviving are the widow; two sons, Jimmy Dan and Tommie Glenn; a daughter, Emma Lou; four brothers, John of Wingate, Wornock of Bronte, Marta of Big Spring and Glenn of Douglas, Arizona; four sisters, Mrs. Lem Storey of Colorado City, Mrs. Ernest Eidson of Sweetwater, Mrs. Lucy Wash of Douglas, Arizona, and Mrs. Melvin Tubb of Blackwell.
Burial was in the Decker Cemetery under direction of Wells Funeral Home.
John Ellison Hipp (1869 - 1937)
Emma Ophelia Henry Hipp (1881 - 1936)
Josephine Elizabeth 'Josie' Tubb Hipp (1914 - 1984)*
Jimmy Dan Hipp (1937 - 2010)*
Tommy Glenn Hipp (1947 - 2013)*
Note: Double stone with Josephine Elizabeth Tubb Hipp
Maintained by: Cody King
Originally Created by: Janie Healer Davis
Record added: Nov 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16491577