Alma Lee Tipton

alma lee tipton
Alma Lee Sizemore Tipton, 80, formerly of Candler, died Friday, December 31, 1999, at the Brian Center, Weaverville.

Mrs. Tipton was born in Swain County and had lived in Buncombe County for most of her life. She was a daughter of the late Herbert and Tisha Kirkland Sizemore and was married to the late William Hanford Tipton. She was a Certified Nursing Assistant, and was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving are a daughter, Dorothy White of Candler; a granddaughter, Rita L. Moody of Candler; a great-grandson, Cameron S. Moody; a sister, Naomi Cable of Tennessee and a brother, Earl Sizemore of Asheville.

Graveside services will be at 3:00 pm Monday, January 3, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Roger Reardon officiating.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is in charge of the arrangements.

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