Tyler Memorial Funeral Home - Cemetery and Mausoleum

12053 State Highway 64 West, Tyler, TX


Lynn Tippens

July 13, 1942July 21, 2020

Lynn Tippens, age 78, of Tyler, Texas passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2020. Lynn was born July 13, 1942 in Gladewater, Texas to Aleta and Grover Grant.

Lynn, also known as 'Butterfly' loved to spend time taking care of her garden, reading and taking care of her beloved companion, her cat, Glaze. She was a retired Licensed Vocational Nurse at ETMC and a member of Woodland Hills Baptist Church and they became a second family to her. Lynn will be missed dearly by her family and friends.

Lynn is survived by daughter Deanna Chandler (Robert Chandler, Sr.); and son David Tippens; sister Carol Douglas (Larry Douglas); six grandchildren and her cat, Glaze.

Lynn was preceded in death by son Robert Michael Tippens, Jr. and her parents.

A time of visitation for Lynn will be held Saturday, July 25, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Tyler Memorial Funeral Home, 12053 State Highway 64 W, Tyler, Texas 75704.


  • Deanna Chandler (Robert Chandler, Sr.), Daughter
  • David Tippens, Son
  • Carol Douglas (Larry Douglas), Sister
  • Glaze, Cat
  • Robert Michael Tippens, Jr., Son (deceased)
  • Grover Grant, Father (deceased)
  • Aleta Grant, Mother (deceased)

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  • A Time of Visitation

    Saturday, July 25, 2020

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