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Ellen Joyce “Tippy” Ingram

June 30, 1935 - November 9, 2019
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Graveside service for Ms. Ellen Joyce “Tippy” Ingram, age 84, of Fayetteville, TN will be conducted Saturday, November 16, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Lynchburg Cemetery. Scott Woodard will officiate.

Tippy was born June 30, 1935 in Lincoln County, TN to the late Wallace and Nelle Parks Ingram. She was a David Lipscomb University graduate. She was employed as an administrative officer for Redstone Arsenal Department of the Army and attended the Church of Christ.

Survivors include her nephew, Mark Ingram; cousins, Dick Stowers, Mailene Smith, and Eleanor Busler; and special family, Scott and Tammie Woodard and their children, which Ms. Tippy often referred to as her granddaughters, Rebekah Faris and husband, Trent, Anna Woodard, and Sarah Woodard; and great-grandchildren, Ivey Joy Faris, Ruthie Grace Faris, and Silas David Faris. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Charles Ingram.

There will be no visitation prior to the graveside service. Honorary pallbearers are A.C. Moore, Joe Smith, Johnny Davis, Scotty Vaughn, Marty Pepper, and Case Halcomb.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the International Gospel Hour 24 Boonshill Rd, Fayetteville, TN 37334 or the Fayetteville Lincoln County Humane Society 1718 Pulaski Hwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Ms. Ellen Joyce “Tippy” Ingram.

Schedule of Services
  • Service Location
  • Lynchburg Cemetery
  • Service
  • Date: November 16, 2019
    Time: 2:00 PM