April 24, 2013

Pauline Pippin

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Pauline Pippin, 90, of Benham, Ky., left this earthly world for her heavenly home on Friday, April 19, 2013, at the Laurel Heights Care Facility in London.

She was born Sept. 9, 1922 to the late Gracie and Columbus Cummins of Benham, Ky. She was a member of the Central Baptist Church in Cumberland, Ky., a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend to many.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Pippin; brothers, Russell Cummins, Kenneth Cummins and Curtis Cummins; sisters, Lillian Creech, Helen Deal and Reva Hunt. 

She is survived by her children, Lynn Edward Pippin (Linda) of Ocean Springs, Miss., Brenda Estep (Charles) of Corbin, Ky., and Bruce Pippin (Debbie) of Richmond, Ky.; brother, Ray Cummins of Louisville, Ky.; grandchildren, Lance Pippin, Chad Estep, Shane Pippin, Lane Pippin, Jason Estep and Tenille Johnson; grea-grandchildren, Mikayla, Katie, Maddox, Christian, Chase, Cady, Belle, Mallory, Camden, Rose and Bret; and a host of other family and friends.

The family received friends in the chapel of the Tri City Funeral Home in Benham on Tuesday, April 23 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. 

Funeral service will be held in the chapel at 1 p.m. with the Reverend Roger Colinger and Reverend Bruce Walzer officiating.

 Interment will follow in the Benham Cemetery in Benham.

Pallbearers are Lance Pippin, Chad Estep, Jason Estep, Lane Pippin, Shane Pippin and Mickey Johnson.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Central Baptist Church Building Fund, 118 Central Street, Cumberland, Ky., 40823 or the Laurel Heights Care Facility, P.O. Box 1800, 208 West 12th Street, London, Ky., 40743-1800.

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