|Birth: ||Sep. 21, 1924, USA|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2012|
Alta Louise Lipscomb Artis, 87,of New Hope, AL, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2012.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Thomas "Tom" Artis; father, John Miller Lipscomb; mother, Bessie Smith Lipscomb; and four brothers, Murphy Lipscomb, John M. "Junior" Lipscomb, Charles Lipscomb and James Lipscomb.
Alta was a member of the Hebron Baptist Church. She loved family reunions and spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. To her family she was affectionately called "Mawmaw Artis" or "Altie". She was deeply loved by all who knew her and will be greatly missed.
Survivors include her daughters, Carolyn Tripp and husband John of Huntsville, Nancy Morrison of New Hope, Wilma Artis of Harvest and Martha Priven and husband Bill of Huntsville; son, J.T. Artis and wife Sandy of Albertville; sisters, Jewel Maddox and husband Joe of Albertville and Betty Weaver of Toney; brother, Sidney Lipscomb and wife Nancy of Mesa, AR; eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at the New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Thursday at 2 p.m with the Rev. Gary Paseur and the Rev. Neal Fossett officiating. Interment will be in the Hayden Cemetery.
John M Lipscomb (1894 - 1958)
Bessie M Lipscomb (1904 - 1945)
John Thomas Artis (1916 - 1993)
Murphy Thomas Lipscomb (1923 - 1985)*
Alta Louise Lipscomb Artis (1924 - 2012)
Created by: Mary Jo
Record added: Jan 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83624552
Added: Jan. 17, 2012