Louis “Jack” Jackson Phipps, age 80, of Bristol, Tenn., peacefully went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at NHC of Bristol.


He was born February 22, 1938 in Bristol, Tenn., a son of the late Louis and Esther Phipps. Jack was a lifelong resident of Bristol, Tenn., and a member of Mountain View Church of Christ in Bluff City.  He retired from Mitchel Powers Hardware. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Ann Seeley and Sandra Phipps; and a brother, Randy Phipps.


He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Betty Phipps; several in-laws, nieces and nephews.


The funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, December 8, 2018 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Clarence Cannon officiating. The family will receive friends from 12 until 2 p.m. prior to the service. The interment will follow the service at Glenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers will be family and friends.