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Roger D. Lipsey Sr.

October 8, 2013

JONESVILLE — Mr. Roger Dale Lipsey Sr., 62, widower of Sybil Bradburn Lipsey, 322 Spencer Road, Jonesville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 at the home of his daughter.


Mr. Lipsey was born in Union, Feb. 5, 1951, a son of the late Willie Austin Lipsey Sr. and Mary Pearl Baldwin Lipsey. He was a graduate of Jonesville High School and Spartanburg Technical College and was formerly employed with Timkin Co. Mr. Lipsey was a veteran of the U.S. Army (Military Police) having served a tour of duty in Korea during the Vietnam War. He loved natured and was an avid hunter and fisherman.


Surviving are a son, Roger D. Lipsey Jr. of the home; a daughter, Amanda Jill Adams and husband Jason of Jonesville; three sisters, Peggy Henderson of Jonesville, Shirley Moss of Union and Della Whitt of Pacolet; a brother, Millard Lipsey of Union; and three grandsons, Jason Adams Jr., Austin Adams and Preston Adams.


Mr. Lipsey was predeceased by five brothers, Joe Leonard Lipsey, Jerry Lipsey, Willie Austin Lipsey Jr., Ronnie Lipsey and Marvin Lipsey.


The family wishes to express a special thank you to Medi Home Hospice and Destiny Moss for their care and concern of Mr. Lipsey during his illness.


A memorial service will be scheduled by the family for a later date.


Memorials may be made to Medi Home Hospice, 101 S. Boyce St., Suite B, Union, S.C. 29379.


The family will be at the home of his daughter, Amanda Jill and Jason Adams, 341 Pea Ridge Highway, Jonesville.


The S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc.


(www.holcombefuneralhomes.com)