Sallie Mae Tipton Pope
Posted: Friday, October 8, 2010 3:25 pm
Mrs. Sallie Mae Tipton Pope, 74, of Martin, died Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010 at her residence.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Old Fulton Road Church of Christ with Bro. Nathaniel Holmes, Bro. Joe Beal and Bro. Garlin White officiating. Burial will be in Parham Cemetery, Martin with Murphy Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. and at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until one hour prior to services.
Brothers of the Old Fulton Road Church of Christ will serve as pallbearers.
Pope was born Nov. 25, 1935 in Covington, daughter of the late George and Sadie Reed Tipton. She was a designer at Murphy Florist for more than 44 years and a member of Old Fulton Road Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband, Henry H. Pope of Martin; one brother, Willie Tipton of San Antonio, TX and three sisters, Sarah Bell Tipton of South Bend, Ind., Annie Bell Jones of Tiptonville and Rebecca Tipton of South Fulton.