July 11, 1964 - June 13, 2021
TIPTON, Mrs. Gwendolyn - Age 56, passed away Sunday, June 13, 2021 at her residence. Family hour 10:00 AM Monday, June 21, 2021 at the Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home 906 W. Flint Park Blvd, with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM. Internment Lovedale Memorial Cemetery, G-5175 E. Bristol Rd. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the funeral home. Mrs. Tipton will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home and may be viewed from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Saturday. Mrs. Gwendolyn Annette Tipton was born July 11, 1964 in Flint, Michigan, the daughter of Edward and Ethel Boyles. Gwen was a resident of Flint and a member of Metropolitan Baptist Tabernacle. She graduated from Flint Northwestern High School, “Class of 1982.” Gwen was employed at Flint Truck & Bus, a division of General Motors Corporation and went on to work for the Flint Board of Education as a Para-Professional until she retired in 2004. Her hobbies were looking good and smelling better, she lived to watch Perry Mason and have a cup of coffee. Gwen also enjoyed following her husband, Houston around the world playing softball. Mrs. Gwendolyn Annette Tipton leaves to cherish her memory: husband, Houston A. Tipton of Flint; 3 daughters, India (Quay) Walker of Houston, TX, KaTina Tipton and Amanda Tipton; 2 sons, Adam Kurtz and Hui Tipton, all of Flint; 5 grandchildren, Aniquiana, Ayrianna, Stacia, Harmony and Aiden; mother, Ethel Boyles of Flint; grandmother, Ethel L. Bowens of Guthrie, OK; sister, Chermaine (Chris) Turner of Atlanta, GA; 5 nieces, Danielle, Paige, Kelsey, Alonna and Aliyah; 5 nephews, Cordell, Deion, Courtney, Carl and Jordyn; 10 aunts, Janice, Clarice, Rhonda, Maxine, Carolyn, Shirley, Laura, Judy, Janet and Lenny; 4 uncles, Volna, Vernal, Eugene and Joe; a host of cousins; mother-in-law, Kathryn Tipton; 3 sisters-in-law, Valerie Tipton, Cynthia Tipton and Stephanie Tipton, all of Flint; 2 brothers-in-law, Daniel (Elaine) Tipton, all of Flint and Roderic Tipton of Alpena, MI; a host of other relatives and friends including special friends, Deidre Spight, Denise Morris, Angie Mann, both Patty’s from Motown Stars and LaJoice Mann. Mrs. Tipton was preceded in death by her father, Edward Boyles; and father-in-law, Daniel Tipton Sr. The family would like to express special thanks to Gussie Ulmer, Metropolitan Baptist Tabernacle family and Motown Stars family.
TIPTON, Mrs. Gwendolyn - Age 56, passed away Sunday, June 13, 2021 at her residence. Family hour 10:00 AM Monday, June 21, 2021 at the Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home 906 W. Flint Park Blvd, with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM. Internment... View Obituary & Service Information
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