Lena “Mildred” Hughes Pippin, 92, a life-long resident of Grandview, Tx, peacefully passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Community Hospice House in Burleson Tx.
Mildred was born in Grandview, Tx in September of 1925 to Hector and Lena Hughes. In 1958 she married Wallace Julian Pippin, also of Grandview, Tx. Mildred was an insurance secretary for many years until her retirement in 1988.
Mildred is survived by her brother Kenneth Hughes of Burleson, Tx, son Wallace Pippin and wife Christie of Grandview, grandchildren Stephen Hart and wife Page of White Settlement, Ashleigh Pippin, Noah Pippin and great-grandaughter Sydney Hart. Also sisters-in-law Bess Ware of Duncanville, Tx and Eleene Pippin of Burleson, Tx. and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Julian Pippin, her parents, her brother Charles Hughes, and sister JoAnn Wilson Also her brothers-in-law Alfred Pippin, Kenneth Pippin and Merle Ware, sisters-in-law Netta Hughes and Rene Pippin.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, February 11 at 3:00 pm at First Baptist Church, with family visitation to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made to First Baptist Church of Grandview or Grandview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.