5/21/2020 3:22:00 PM Shirlene Tallent Hipp September 2, 1934 - May 19, 2020
CONOVER, N.C. - Shirlene Tallent Hipp, 85, of Conover passed away on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at Abernethy Laurels in Newton.
She was born September 2, 1934 in Lincoln County to the late Clay Houser and Wilma Sain Houser. Shirlene loved planting flowers and spending time with her family. She also loved her K-9 pets.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Don Hipp; son, Samuel Robin Tallent; sisters, Lou Brockman, Margaret Jenks and Rhonda Houser and brother, Herbert Houser Sr.
Those left to cherish her memory are sons Niles Tallent of Vale, Perry Tallent and wife Michele of Cherryville; daughters Vicky Leatherman of Conover, Roxanne Tallent of Conover; grandchildren Bart Leatherman, Tyson Leatherman, Holly Kiser, William Tallent, Lily Tallent and Jessica Barber; great-grandchildren Kailyn Bowman, Ryder Bowman, Paisley Tallent, Jocelyn Barber, Mason Barber and Ridge Barber.
A graveside service to celebrate Shirlene’s life will be held on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Lincolnton. Rev. Tommy Young will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Mount Vernon Baptist Church, Building Fund, 1156 Northbrook 3 School Road, Vale, NC 28168.
Condolences may be sent to the Hipp family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Hipp family.