GOLDTHWAITE — A memorial for Wanda Tippen, 72, of Early, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at Rock Springs Cemetery in Mills County. In case of inclement weather, the memorial service will be held at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home in Goldthwaite.
Wanda passed away Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017 at her home in Early.
She was born Sept. 29, 1945 in Nashville, Tennessee to Charlie Aaron Forrest and Thelma Clautine Lankford Forrest. She married James Henry Tippen on Aug. 27, 1978 in Goldthwaite.
Survivors include children and spouses, Deborah Darby and husband James of Early, Carol Robello and husband Jon of Abilene, Kevin Scott and wife Barbara of Goldthwaite, Timothy Scott of Memphis, Tennessee and Michael Scott and wife Tara of San Saba; grandchildren, Marcus Corona, Derrick Darby, Ryan Corona, Skye Darby, Shelly Scott, Taylor Scott, Joseph Paddock, KJ Scott, Haley Scott, Tara, Scott, Zac Scott, John Short, Olivia Short, and Landin Short; great-grandchildren, Ethan Warren, Miles Jones, Jax Sutton, and Cooper Darby; and brother, Gerald Forrest of White Bluff, Tennessee.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Tippen; and 10 siblings.