Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, October 29 at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Woodard Funeral Homes with Bro. Joe Thompson officiating. Interment followed in the Roberts Tabernacle Cemetery.
Mr. Rippy was the son of Kenneth Ethridge Rippy and Wanda mae Pedigo Rippy of Bethpage. Besides his parents, he is survived by daughters, Dekendra Rippy and fiancé Lonnie Adcock of Columbia, Tenn. and Katilyn Rippy of Lodi, Calif.; son, Dennan James Rippy of Lodi, Calif.; sister, Vonnesia and Dewayne Brown of Bethpage, Tenn. and grandchildren, Mitchell Dewayne Rippy and Tiezaia Adcock of Columbia, Tenn.