John Hipp Obit May 4, 1973
John Hipp " INTERS (HNS) - John T. Hipp, 7H, of the Blackwell and llylton communities, died at 3:39 p.m. Thursday in Simmons Simmons Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater where he was ad - milted Wednesday alternoon, Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday Saturday in Spill Memorial Chapel Chapel in Winters. Orval Filherk id Abilene Christian College and Kay Coiiey ol Blackwell will officiate. officiate. Burial will be in Shep Cemetery. He was burn July 7. 1BUU, in Paint Buck. In 1914 the family moved lo Hylton. He later moved to Arizona where lie lived for a short time before returning to Hvllon, He had lived in the Black - weli - Hylton area for more Iban 59 years. He was a fanner fanner and also served as custodian custodian for the Blackwell School from 1955 inilil retiring in 1972. He married the former Vivian Vivian Armstrong April 4, 1925, in Blackwell. Survivors are his wife; one daughter, Mrs. James Linsley of Dallas; three brothers, Wornack Hipp of Bronte, Glenn Hipp of Douglas, Ariz., and Morta Hipp of Big Spring; four sisters. Mrs. Lem Storey of Santa Anna, Mrs. Ernesl Edison of Junction, Mrs. Lucy Epley of Douglas, Ariz., and Mrs. Melvin Titbb or Black - well; one sister - in - law, Mrs!' ,Tue Hipp of Blackwell; Ihrce grandchildren. Nephews will serve as pallbearers. pallbearers. The family will be al the,' Hipp family' home in Hylton.