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Terry Tipton

December 10, 1949 — March 25, 2023

Chesnee, SC

Terry O. Tipton

Chesnee, SC.

 

Terry O’Neil “Papa T” Tipton, 73, passed away Saturday, March 25, 2023 at his home.

 

Born December 10, 1949 in Whitney, he was a son of the late Raymond Lloyd Tipton and Mary Lena Mitchell Tipton. He was formerly employed with Arrow Automotive and Upstate Auto Auction. He was a mason and a member of the Lone Oak Masonic Lodge #372 in Spartanburg. He was a Shriner and a former President of the Chesnee Shrine Club.

 

Surviving are his daughters, Robin Tipton (Jimmy) of Boiling Springs, Terri DeeDee Tipton (Ryan) of Inman, Katie Vassey (Josh) of Chesnee; sister, Sandy Watt (Mark) of Duncan; grandchildren, Rylee Burnett, Ryan Burnett, Seth Vassey, Jaidyn Vassey; sister-in law, Frieda Tipton; nieces and nephews, Tina Walker, Dena Sims, Scott Tipton, Brea McBride, Zachary Watt and Jake Watt.

 

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a son, Travis O’Neil Tipton, brother, Ted Tipton and sisters, Linda Melton and Rhonda McKinney.

 

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at Harris-Nadeau Mortuary.

 

Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at Whitney Cemetery with Reverend Josh Turner officiating.

 

Family members are at their respective homes.

 

Online condolences may be expressed by visiting www.harrisnadeaumortuary.com

 

Harris-Nadeau Mortuary

Chesnee, SC.

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