She was a member of Corinth Baptist Church.
She was employed with the Bradley County 911 Dispatcher Service for 20 years.
She loved to garden and enjoyed raising her beloved grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kent Nipper, who passed away April 18, 2013. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Mack Hawkins and Kathryn Zimmerman Hawkins.
Survivors include her three children: Christopher Earl McGill and wife, Jackie, of San Diego, Calif., Jennifer Lynn Myers and husband, Ken, of Harrison, and Michael Kenneth McGill of McDonald; three grandchildren: Brittany McGill Anderson of McDonald, Jessica Hope Starling of Harrison and Hailey Michelle McGill of San Diego; three great-grandchildren; three sisters: Diana Faye Miller and husband, Charles of Hamilton, Mont., Melba Slater and husband, Chuck, and Janice Carroll and husband, Richard, all of Cleveland; special friend, Fred Earls of Cleveland; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, prior to the service.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn: Donor Services, PO Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Nipper family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.