Age: 90 Address: Unicoi, Tennessee Date of Death: Thursday, October 3, 2013 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: Hettie Dunn Tipton, of Unicoi, passed away on Thursday, October 03 in the Center of Aging and Health in Erwin, TN, A native of Mitchell County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Fate Butler and the late Mary Moffitt Butler Hightower. She was a member of the Limestone Cove Methodist Church. Hettie loved going to yard sales and preparing food for her neighbors.
Mrs. Tipton was preceded in death by her husbands: Austin Dunn and Sherwood Tipton; sisters: Polly Thomas, Sally Roberts and Sue Smalling; brother, Cameron Butler. She is survived by her brother in law, Jack Smalling of Limestone Cove and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 7:00 pm Sunday, October 6, 2013 in the chapel of Valley Funeral Home in Erwin. Pastors Estel Williams and Dallas Gregg will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be 11:00 am Monday in the Roselawn Memory Gardens.
Special thanks to the nurses and staff of the Center of Aging and Health and Hospice for their love and care.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home of Bakersville, NC is assisting the Tipton Family.