Martin “Marty” Craig Tipton, 59, of Timpson, Texas, passed away on April 14, 2019 in Timpson, Texas. He was born on February 20, 1960 in Houston, Texas to Harvey Tipton and Beth Bush Tipton. Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Timpson with Bro. Dee Daniel officiating. Interment will follow at Corinth Cemetery.
A visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 AM prior to the service on Tuesday, April 16,2019 at First Baptist Church in Timpson.
Marty grew up in Timpson where he spent the most precious and treasured moments of his life with his family. His most trusted canine companion that was always by his side was his dog, “Coco.” Marty had a passion for music and was a talented pianist. He also had in interest in old cars and in his spare time enjoyed fishing. He was an excellent cook and loved any time spent in the kitchen. One of his most admirable qualities was his heart for others. Marty always reached out to lend a helping hand to the less fortunate.
Marty is survived by his son, Scott Tipton and wife, Gena; daughter, April Cook; parents, Harvey “Tip” and Beth Tipton; brothers, Robert S. Tipton and wife, Donna L. and Dondi D. Tipton and wife, Donna K.; best friend and companion, Douglas D. Walker; grandchildren, Reagan, Zack, Mallie and Baylon; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, other family and friends.
The family is being served by Taylor Funeral Home in Timpson. To send condolences or to sign an online register, please visit www.taylorfh.net.