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Friday August 3rd, 2018
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Saturday August 4th, 2018
10:30am

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James C. & Lorna L. Tipton

TIPTON, James C. and Lorna L., both age 75 of Eaton, OH, would have been married 50 years on August 10, 2018. James passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at his residence and Lorna passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018 at Hospice of Middletown. James was born November 28, 1942 in Hardburly, KY to the late Samuel and Elizabeth Tipton. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran; and retired from Neaton Auto Products in Eaton. He was preceded in death by his parents; 4 brothers and 4 sisters. Lorna was born May 22, 1943 in Flint, MI to the late Lorne and Margaret Katherine Fuller. She retired from Parker-Hannifin Corporation in Eaton. She was preceded in death by her parents. James and Lorna are survived by their children: Stephanie (Jeff) Rose of Camden, Amy (Doug) Moore of New Paris and Craig Tipton of Eaton; grandchildren: Austin Hines, Jimmy Kidd, Makaila Moore, J.D. Rose, Kate Rose, Lauren Moore, Kenny Moore, Zach Page and Cooper Tipton. James’ additional survivors include a sister Yvonne (Art) Roberts and sister-in-law Margaret Depew both of Franklin, OH. Lorna’s additional survivors include brothers Edwin (Penny) Fuller of Rockford, MI and Robert (Charlene) Fuller of Grant, MI; sister Margaret (Gary) Whitten of Traverse City, MI; and her aunt Doris Fowler of Traverse City, MI. As well as numerous nieces and nephews on both sides. Funeral services for James and Lorna will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, 226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH with Rev. Bob Reed officiating. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery in Gratis, OH. Visitation for James and Lorna will be held on Friday, August 3, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Sorry to hear about Jim & Lorna. Our family has shared many wonderful memories with them and you...Amy Stephanie & Craig. Starting with Christian Fellowship, Keister pig roasts, singing along with Jim playing the guitar. Tupperware with Lorna and those occasions when we'd just run into each other. Sorry we couldn't make it to visitation this evening. From our families yo yours, take care. Know that Jim and Lorna will be missed! David & Judy Taylor...Craig, Lisa, Leslie, Sonya and Betsy and our families.

Lisa Taylor Aug 3 2018 12:00 AM

Oh kids. So sorry to hear this. Know it is bittersweet to handle. But at least you know their suffering is over. Loved the years with your Mom in Tupperware and such good memories. Cherished the memories of the years afterward . Thoughts and prayers for all 3 of you. Love and peace for you.

Sue Combs Aug 2 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James C. & Lorna L. Tipton

Sue Combs Aug 2 2018 12:00 AM

I loved Jim and Lorna so much. I sure hate that I hadn't seen them for awhile. Thank God they are together again. I am praying for the family.

Patty Cassidy Aug 1 2018 12:00 AM

On behalf of the Commodore Preble Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, I send condolences on the loss of your family members, James and Lorna Tipton. James was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and we thank you for his service to our country. Jane Morell Smith

Jane E. Smith Aug 1 2018 12:00 AM

It is with heavy heart I say good by to my dear friends. we kept in touch on earth and we will continue in the Heavenly one. Bless all the family , God, strengthen them at this time of parting..... Darrell and Eula Burdge. Hazel Green , Ky.

Eula G. Burdge Jul 31 2018 12:00 AM