Mr. Tippitt, 62, and formerly of Lebanon, passed from this life Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at his West Nashville residence.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents and father William Frank Tippitt.
Survivors include by his former wife Sheryl Tippitt Bates, sons Josh Tippitt and Chris Tippitt; mother Mary Sue Smother Tippitt; siblings Jim (Linda) Tippitt, Susan (Roger) Gulley and Tom (Lesley) Tippitt; aunts Nell Lowe, Maybelle Blankenship, and Glenda Sparks; cousins Billy Lowe, Barry Lowe, Paula Blankenship, Gary Coleman, BJ Tippitt, and cousin, Karen.
The Life Celebration service was Wednesday morning, Jan. 11, 2012 at the West Harpeth Funeral Home with Reverend Tom Gholson officiating. Military Honors were rendered.
West Harpeth Funeral Home, Nashville, handled the arrangements.