Oct. 23, 1925 - Jan. 10, 2019
MILLEDGEVILLE: Ralph Tipton, 93, of Allen Memorial Drive, died Thursday, January 10, at a local nursing home. Services were held 2:00 p.m., Monday, Jan. 14, graveside at Cedar Ridge Cemetery. Rev. Tim Peavy and Dr. Ron McClung officiated.
Mr. Tipton was born Oct. 23, 1925, in East Dublin and had lived in Milledgeville most of his life. He was the son of the late Willie Lee Tipton and Sara Frances Pope Tipton. Mr. Tipton was a brickmason and was a member of Hardwick Baptist Church. As the last surviving of his siblings, Mr. Tipton was preceded in death by two sisters and two brothers.
Mr. Tipton is survived by his children, Theresa Tipton Jackson, Tracy Lamar Tipton, Russ Dwayne Tipton, Scott Earnest Tipton, and Ben Jesse Tipton; 18 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Gray Memorial Chapel and Crematory was honored to be entrusted with the arrangements for Ralph Tipton. Please visit our online memorial at www.graymemorialchapel.com.