Lonnie Tipton, 80 of Scottsboro, passed away on Friday, June 14, 2019.

Mr. Tipton is survived by his special friends, Terry Miller, Lori Cookston and Bernice Roden; sister-in-law, Shirly Tipton; nephews, Marty Tipton, Joey (Sandra) Tipton, Tony (Susan) Kennedy, Steve (Sandy) Patrick and David (Karon) Patrick; nieces, Melissa Tipton Beam and Sharon Proctor and several great nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at 3:30 p.m., at VFW Post Home, VFW Post 6073 at 1616 Jefferson Drive in Scottsboro, with Tommy Garner officiating. A private burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery. A visitation will be held prior, beginning at 3 p.m.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alex Clay Tipton and Maude Tipton Smith; brother, Benny Paul Tipton; sisters, Winnie Kennedy and Mildred Patrick; sister-in-law, Jenette Tipton Cornelison; brother-in-law, Billy Tipton; niece, Arlene Mildred Tipton and nephews, Richard Patrick III, Gary Kennedy, Gerald Kennedy, James Paul Tipton and Spencer Tipton.

The family would like to thank everyone who shares in the love and memory of Lonnie.