Becky Morrow Tipton, age 75, of Forest City, died Friday, January 26, 2018 at her residence.
Born April 9, 1942 in Rutherford County, she was the daughter of the late Elmer Morrow and Laura Warlick Morrow. She was a kindhearted lady whose labor of love was being a caretaker for the elderly. Becky was an avid reader and a past member of Alexander Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Tipton and ten brothers and sisters, Jack Morrow, Charles Morrow, Joe Morrow, Jerry Morrow, Irene Splawn, Ruth Moore, Betty Bostic, Rosie Bridges, Martha McDaniel and Donna Roach.
Those left to cherish her memory include two sisters, Linda Vallecillo and Susan Dycus both of Forest City. She is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews who she loved dearly and her companion pet, Sugar.
A memorial service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at the Harrelson Funeral Chapel with Reverend Ernie Cole and Mr. Scott Roach officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service time at the funeral home. At other times they will be gathered at a special niece's house, Nancy Splawn, 1729 Oakland Road, Forest City, NC 28043.
Memorial donations are respectfully requested to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with arrangements.