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Leora F. Tipton

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Leora F. Tipton, 93, of Concordia, formerly of Sweet Springs, died Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at Lutheran Nursing Home in Concordia.

Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Friends may call at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. Memorials may be made to the Presbyterian Church in Sweet Springs or I-70 Medical Center. Online condolences may be sent to www.campbell-lewis.com.

Born March 13, 1914, in Saline County, she was the daughter of the late G.E. Elliott and Myrtle Herndon Elliott. She was a 1932 graduate of Sweet Springs High School. On Aug. 31, 1933, in Marshall, she married E.A. Tipton, who preceded her in death on Dec. 29, 1983. She had lived in Sweet Springs most of her life and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Sweet Springs.

Survivors include two nieces and one nephew.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.