Green Flippo Jr.
May 13, 2016
CALEDONIA — Green Flippo Jr., 91, died May 11, 2016, at his residence. Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Paul Barham officiating. Burial will follow in Easter Cemetery. Visitation is today from 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Flippo was born Jan. 12, 1925, to the late Green Flippo Sr. and Viola Whitaker Flippo. He was previously employed as a mechanic with Tombigbee Equipment. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Evelyn Tipton Flippo; one child; and two brothers. He is survived by his wife, Peggy Atkins Flippo of Caledonia; daughters, Carolyn Adams of Columbia and Phyllis Flippo Guthery of Hamilton; sons, Johnny Flippo of Del Rio, Texas, Glen Flippo of Nettleton, Paul Flippo of Rincon, Georgia, Kenny Flippo of Hamilton and Donny Flippo of Beaumont, Texas; step-sons, Lonnie Atkins of Eastover, South Carolina, and Lynn Atkins of Byhalia; sisters, Christine Welch, Doris Fooshee, Hazel Cruse and Thelma Flynn; brothers, Bill Flippo and Charles Flippo; 25 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and 9 great-great-grandchildren.