Ann Raybon Pippin

Ann Raybon Pippin

Mrs. Ann Raybon Pippin, 83, of Wendell, NC, entered her heavenly home on Thursday, May 19, 2022. She was born on August 17, 1938 to the late Harold Leslie Raybon and Algie Lewis Raybon. She was predeceased by her devoted husband of 57 years, Herbert Joel “Joe” Pippin.

She is survived by her sons, Herbert Joel “Joey” Pippin, Jr., and wife, Jennifer, of Wake Forest, NC, and Leslie Lewis “Les” Pippin and wife, Donna, of Wendell, NC; five grandchildren, Thomas (Thea), Sarah, Grace (Zach), Hannah and Lilly, and one great granddaughter, Addie; her sisters, Jeanne Raybon Poole and Joan Raybon Watson (Rick), both of Wendell; as well as several cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends.

Ann was born in Wake County, NC, and lived her entire life as a devoted community member of Wendell. She was a 1956 graduate of Wendell High School and a lifelong member of Wendell Baptist Church. She and her husband, Joe, served the Wendell community for many years through their business, H. J. Pippin Accounting. Ann will be lovingly remembered by many for her friendship, devotion, laugh, as well as her sweet and humble spirit.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at 12:30pm at Wendell Baptist Church with a service celebrating her life to follow at 2:00pm. Entombment will take place after the service at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens in Zebulon. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to CurePSP, 1216 Broadway, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001 (; the Raleigh Rescue Mission, PO Box 58634, Raleigh, NC 27658 (; or Transitions Life Care, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607 ( Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St, Wendell, NC. (


  • Heather and Gabe Crouch Posted May 23, 2022 1:39 pm

    So very sorry for your loss. Comfort to you and your family.

  • Jeanette Hamm Posted May 24, 2022 10:54 am

    Your mother was beautiful both inside and out. She will be missed by all her friends and acquaintances, as well as her family.

  • Jeanette Hamm Posted May 24, 2022 11:01 am

    Ann was a beautiful person, both inside and out. She will be missed by both her friends and family. Rest in peace, Ann.

  • Martin Marciniak Posted May 24, 2022 1:11 pm

    If a parent is reflected in her children, Ann was a remarkable and loving woman. A new Angel has gained her wings, may her family rest in comfort knowing that she is in wonderful hands and watching over her family. Sincerely, The Marciniak’s (Victoria, Francesca and Martin).

  • Donna Booth Posted May 25, 2022 10:49 am

    “Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.” (Matthew 5:4). May the the peace and comfort of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you now and always. Prayers are lifted for your family.

  • Dale Wall Millar Posted July 15, 2022 12:35 pm

    I am so sorry to hear about Ann’s passing. My condolences to all of you.

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