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Hewlette Ray Tipton, Jr.

February 14, 1956 — January 3, 2021

TIPTON, HEWLETTE RAY, JR,- age 64 of Maryville went to be with Jesus on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at home. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hewlette and Mary Sue Tipton. Survived by: loving wife of 41 years, Lisa Tipton; children: Sarah Tipton; Matthew Tipton; Elizabeth Burgess and husband Adam; and David Tipton; grandchilren: Addison Burgess; Scarlett Burgess; and Everett Burgess; sister, Kimberly and husband Michael Garner; brother, James and wife Sheryl Tipton; nieces: Alison Hiday; and Lara Draxler; nephew: Cody Tipton; several great nieces, great nephews, and dear friends.

Ray was a retired employee at DENSO after 8 years. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Maryville where he spent many years as a devoted RA teacher. Ray was known for his love of gardening, hunting and fishing. In his spare time, he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and family.

A private Graveside Service was held Thursday January 7th at 11:00 am at Grandview Cemetery. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date due to COVID-19. Memorial contributions may be made to Down Syndrome Awareness Group of Knoxville.

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