Phyllis Tippitt


Phyllis Tippitt, 81, of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2022.

She was a member of North Cleveland Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry Hicks and Mildred Ross Hicks; sister, Brenda Harpe; nephew, Barry Bailey; and niece, Melissa Medley.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Philip Tippitt; son, Brian Tippitt and wife, Doreen, of Cleveland; grandchildren, Colin Tippitt and Hannah Tippitt, both of Cleveland, and Mary Tippitt Richards and husband, Casey, of Talking Rock, Georgia; brother-in-law, James Harpe of Somerset, Kentucky; sister-in-law, Janice Chadwick and husband, Don, of Jacksboro; niece and nephews, Stephanie Lovell of Brookeville, Ohio, Darren Harpe of Columbus, Ohio, Randy Bailey of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Greg Bailey of Lafollette; and extended family, Clay Grigsby of Cleveland.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2022, at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Tippitt family guestbook at



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