Sharon K. Pippins
Sharon K. Pippins passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018, at Birchwood Nursing and Rehab, Cooper, Texas, at the age of 60. Her funeral service was held Friday, April 13, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel, Pittsburg, Texas, with the Rev. Patrick Lloyd as eulogist. Burial was at Searcy Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant, Texas, under the direction of Johnson Funeral Home, Pittsburg, Texas.
She graduated from Mt. Pleasant High School, attended St. Paul A.M.E. Church, and worked at Pilgrim’s Pride in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. Also, she was a caregiver for two of her elderly relatives.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Bobby Pippins and Evelyn Odessa Peel; four brothers, Harold Scott, Bobby Pippins, Robert Pippins, and Ronnie Pippins; and two sisters, Jimmie Helen Brown and Mary Pippins Dickson.
She is survived by three brothers, Calvin Pippins and Johnny Pippins of Mt. Pleasant, TX; Raymond Pippins of Dallas, TX; two sisters, Mattie Mae Pippins Spencer of Los Angeles, CA; Shirley Pippins Fortson of Kilgore, TX; a sister-in-law, Rose Pippins of Frost, TX; a special and dedicated caregiver for 19 years, Ellen Harkey, of Pittsburg, TX; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.