Ethel Mae Brown Pippin
September 30, 1923 – July 5, 2015
ZEBULON – Ethel Mae Brown Pippin, 91, loving wife and mother went home to the Lord early Sunday morning. A native of Franklin County she was daughter to the late Addie & Bessie Harris Brown. Mrs. Pippin worked at Antones Department Store and taught Weight Watchers. She was a kind and elegant woman with an infectious smile. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Woodrow Pippin, siblings, Pattie Daniels, Paul Brown, Sr., Ella Ree Gleason, & Doris Robak.
She is survived by her daughters, Carolyn Kayota of Carolina Shores, Kay Long (Charles) of Zebulon, grandchildren, Sindy Gray (Kevin), Bobby Long (Laura), David Long (Erica), great grandchildren, Brandon, Justin, Ashley, Austin, Dixie, Sandra, Jaxson, great, great, granddaughter, Emmerson.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to Zebulon Baptist Church.
Funeral service 2 pm, Wednesday, Zebulon Baptist Church with visitation from 1-2 pm, prior to the service. Burial, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net