Funeral   services   for   Mr.  J.  Fred  Pippin,  87, of Baxter,
Tennessee,  will  be  held   at   2 P.M.  on  Tuesday, August 19,
2014,   at   Anderson - Upper   Cumberland   Funeral   Home  in
Gainesboro,   TN.    Burial  will  follow  in  the  Union  Hill  -  Flatt
Cemetery in Bloomington Springs, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Monday  from 3 P.M. – 9  
P.M., and on Tuesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

 He  passed  away   on   Sunday,   August   17,  2014,   at   his

 He was born August 25, 1926, in Jackson County, TN,  to  the
late Jasper L. Pippin and Sarah E. Edmonds Pippin. On July 10,
1943, he was married to the late Mary Evelyn Way Pippin,   who
passed away August 31, 2005.

 He was the founder  of  J. Fred Pippin Construction Company,
and a member of the Union Hill Church of Christ. He   served  in
the U.S. Army during World War II, and  was  a  member  of  the
Veterans of Foreign Wars.

 In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in  death
by   1   Daughter:  Mary Alice Pippin;  4  Brothers:  Otha,  Boyd,
Losier,   and   Hermon Pippin;   5   Sisters:   Flora Dyer,   Velma
Birdwell,  Bessie Pippin,  Stella M. Birdwell,  and  Bulah Birdwell;
and 1 Great Grandchild: J.E. Pippin.

  Survivors include  1  Daughter: J. Kathy Pippin of Baxter, TN;
6  Grandchildren: Sandy Birdwell, Ken (Jenny) Birdwell, Lesette
Pippin, Greg (Linda)  Pippin,  Greta  (Wade)  Hurst,   and    Avo
(Roger) Julian;  7  Great Grandchildren: Lindsey Pippin, Dustin
Birdwell,  Chase  Duncan,  Lacey  Pippin,  Jasper  Lane  Pippin,
Jonathan Julian, and Gracey Hurst; and  1  Sister: Lucille Suggs
of  Cookeville,  TN.  Several  nieces,  nephews,  other relatives,
and friends also survive.

 Bro. Charles Maxwell, Bro. Steve Bowman, Bro. Bill Flatt,  and
Bro. Arlon Way will officiate at the services.

  Memorial  donations  may  be  made  to  the  Union Hill - Flatt
Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
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