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 Levi Nathaniel Pipkin

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Levi Nathaniel Pipkin

Birth
Hawkinsville, Pulaski County, Georgia, USA
Death 29 Oct 1953 (aged 87)
Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, USA
Burial Medulla, Polk County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 30246857 View Source
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Nathan's sons, Levi and Daniel Pipkin, were instrumental in the reconstruction of what became Florida Southern College in Lakeland. It's campus around Safety Harbor suffered a devastating fire. Levi was instrumental in assisting the Florida Southern College to secure a loan of $250,000 to fund a building program at the new Lakeland campus. The L. N. Pipkin Athletic Field was dedicated on March 25, 1954. Also, the L. N. Pipkin Bandshell was named after him.



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  • Maintained by: Maredia Haddock
  • Originally Created by: Cy
  • Added: 1 Oct 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 30246857
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/30246857/levi-nathaniel-pipkin : accessed ), memorial page for Levi Nathaniel Pipkin (13 Aug 1866–29 Oct 1953), Find a Grave Memorial ID 30246857, citing Fitzgerald Cemetery, Medulla, Polk County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Maredia Haddock (contributor 47027498) .