Roy Kenneth Pippin a resident of the Salem Community passed away on January 23, 2008 in Henryetta, OK at the age of 85. He was born on December 8, 1923 in Henryetta to Richard Cephas and Hazel Lena (Powers) Pippin. Roy served in the US Army during WW II with Company A 36th Engineer Combat Battalion. He served in Rome-Arno, Rhineland, Southern France and Central Europe. He was awarded the EAAME Theater Ribbon with four bronze service stars and one bronze arrowhead and the good conduct medal. Roy retired from PPG, he later worked for the McIntosh County and as a farmer and rancher in the Salem Community. He married Euletha Kaler on October 10, 1942 in Henryetta. He was a faithful member of the Salem Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon, Church Treasure and Custodian. He is preceded in death by his parents, infant daughter Roylene Pippin, Grandson Chris Pangle, Brothers: Richard Austin Pippin, Phil Robert Pippin and Herbert Pippin.
Wife: Euletha Pippin of the home
Daughters: Willa Mae Pangle and husband Don of Henryetta
Uthana Jeanette Brison and husband Robert of Henryetta
Son: Tony Dale Pippin & wife Rita of Canadian,OK
18 Great Grandchildren
Sisters: Verdalee Crawford & husband Paul of Hitchita
Dolores Morris of Henryetta
Services will be 2:00 pm, Saturday, January 26, 2008 at the Salem Baptist Church with Rev. Scott Wolf officiating. Interment will follow at the Senora Cemetery with full military honors provided by the US Army. Services under the direction of the Rogers Funeral Home.