|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1921|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 11, 2012|
Mabel R. Tipton of Downingtown
Mabel Ruth Tipton passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2012, at her home in Downingtown.
She was the wife of Edward Tipton, with whom she shared 58 years of marriage before his death in 1998.
Born in 1921 in Lansing, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Virgil and Bessie Thompson.
In 1985, she retired from Pepperidge Farm, where she worked for many years in the frozen foods department.
She is survived by a son, Edward Tipton Jr., of Downingtown; daughters, Joan Salluzzo, of Lancaster, Barbara Keehn, of Downingtown and Janet Drozdowski, of Waldron, Ark.; seven grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild, all of whom brought her great joy. Her daughter, Linda, preceded Mabel in death in 1998, as did granddaughter Kimberly in 2005.
A funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, at the James J. Terry Funeral Home, 736 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, where family and friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m.
Interment will be in Union Hill Cemetery, Kennett Square. .
Published in The Daily Local on March 13, 2012
Edward Walter Tipton (1914 - 1998)*
Linda Lee Tipton (1950 - 1998)*
Union Hill Cemetery
Maintained by: Ronald Walter Tipton
Originally Created by: Susan Lewis Arday
Record added: Dec 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23383317
Dear Aunt Mabel, thank you so much for all the joy and happiness you brought to so many during your lifetime|
Ronald Walter Tipton
Added: Mar. 16, 2012
Added: Jun. 12, 2008