Hessie Lawter Tipton, age 70, of Rutherfordton, NC, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at her home.
She was the daughter of the late William Lawter and Emma Hicks and she was a native of Rutherford County. Hessie was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church.
She is survived by her loving husband: Wade Tipton.
Lori Parker and husband Brian
Rodney Tipton and wife Kristy
Bertha Melton and husband Paul
Richard Knight and wife Holly, Ashley Parker Augustine and husband Joshua, Jackson Tipton, and Delaney Tipton
Lexon, Trey, Corben, and Delanor Knight
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Friday, October 30, 2020 at McMahan's Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at McMahan's Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 AM, Saturday, October 31, 2020 with Reverend Tom Runyon officiating. Hessie will lie-in-state 30 minutes prior to the service. An online guest register is available at www.mcmahansfuneralhome.com. McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.
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