James Lewis Pipkin, 89 of 100 Timmerman Drive, Elizabeth City, NC died Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at Heritage Care. Born in Raleigh, NC, he was the widower of Dorothy Cottrell Pipkin. He was an aircraft painter, served in the Merchant Marines during WWII, and was a member of Berea Baptist. He loved hunting and fishing.
He is survived by a daughter, Roxanne Stewart and husband Jerry of Elizabeth City, NC; three sons, Barry Pipkin of Sun Prairie, WI, Mark Pipkin and wife Tess of Virginia Beach, VA, and Scott Pipkin and wife Mary of Chesapeake, VA; four grandchildren; and one great grandchild.
A funeral service will be Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Twiford Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Jason Wise officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Pipkin family.
You may express condolences to the family by visiting https://www.twifordfh.com.