David A. Tippins, 84, passed away Friday, March 19, 2021 at St Joseph’s/Candler Hospital in Savannah. He was born February 2, 1937 in Evans County to Gus and Eula Bradley Tippins and lived in Evans County all of his life. David served with the 165th Airlift Wing of the Georgia National Guard and was a farmer all of his life. He was a County Commissioner with Evans County for 12 years, served on the board for the Evans County Library, and served on the Evans County Farm Bureau Board. David was a farm equipment manufactor and owner and operator of Tippins Farm Equipment for many years. He served as Vice President for Sandsfield Cemetery and was a lifelong member of Antioch Baptist Church.
He is survived by:
Wife of 58 years, Betty Cowart Tippins of Claxton, Georgia
Children, Dave Tippins
Steve Tippins both of Claxton, Georgia
Sister, Brenda Tippins Asselin of Claxton, Georgia
Nephew, Wesley Asselin of Pembroke, Georgia
Several other relatives also survive.
Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm, Monday, March 22, 2021 at Antioch Baptist Church. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 pm, Monday, March 22, 2021. Burial will be in Sandsfield Cemetery.
Social distancing of six feet due to Covid 19 will be enforced and masks are asked to be worn on all services.
Care and services are entrusted to Brannen Kennedy Funeral Home of Glennville, Georgia.
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