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Jessie Mafalda Nipper
(February 7, 1931 - January 30, 2011)

Jessie Mafalda Nipper age 79 of the Deason Community died Sunday morning January 30, 2011 at the NHC Healthcare in Murfreesboro, Tenn. after an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her husband Jeffery David “Tiny” Nipper and parents Raymond V. Burris & Lilly Lorlene Lloyd. She was a faithful member of the Deason Church of Christ.

She is survived by a son David Nipper of Murfreesboro, daughter Darlene Sudberry of Shelbyville, two granddaughters, Meghan Nipper & Kaye Sudberry, two grandsons, Kevin (Tammy) Sudberry & Jason Sudberry, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Two brothers Thomas Virgil Burris of Rover & Hayden Burris of Murfreesboro.

Funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday February 2, 2011 at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Glenn Ferrell of Columbia, Tenn. a longtime friend and former minister of the Deason Church of Christ will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Houston-Whittworth Cemetery near Deason.

Visitation will be held from 4 until 8p.m. Tuesday February 1, 2011 at the funeral home.

Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.