A graveside service for Dorothy Tipps Spurlock, age 86, of Fayetteville, TN will be held at 1pm on Saturday, November 4, 2023, at Riverview Memorial Gardens with Bro. Eric Lones officiating. There will be no visitation with the family prior to the service.
Dorothy was born September 23, 1937, in Flintville, TN to the late Terrace and Kate B. Jean Tipps. She worked for many years at Elk Cotton Mills in Fayetteville. In retirement she enjoyed traveling with her husband. Dorothy was a caring and loving mother and grandmother. She was very proud of her family, and it thrilled her to be a great-great-grandmother 3 times over. Dorothy passed away November 1, 2023, at Elk River Health and Rehab in Fayetteville.
Survivors include her husband of 43 years, Glenn Spurlock; daughters, Debbie (Dale) Winsett and Tammy Stovall (Tony Robinson) both of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Carrie (Eric) Lones, Kevin (Natalie) Winsett; 9 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her sons, Donnie and David Reese, brother, Milton Tipps; and sisters, Edith Keller, Jean Eslick, and Colleen Capley.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Dorothy Tipps Spurlock.