Mike H. Tipton, age 80 of Maryville, passed away Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at Blount Memorial Hospital. Mike was a member of Piney Level Baptist Church and loved the Lord. He was a loving family man who enjoyed his grand and great-grandchildren and woodworking. Preceded in death by his parents, Mike and Mary Tipton; several brothers and sisters. Survived by his wife of 61 years, Thelma Tipton; daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Robert (Bob) Wilson; grandchildren, Amanda and Heath McGaha, Michael and Kait Wilson; great-grandchildren, Raylee McGaha, Halee Wilson; sister, Gladys Reed; brother and sister-in-law, Bruce and Sue Tipton. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Piney Level Baptist Church, 3527 Piney Level Church Rd, Maryville, TN 37803. Funeral Service will be at 4:00 PM Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Smith Chapel. Family and friends will assemble at 3:00 PM for Graveside Service and Interment Sunday, January 9, 2022 at Piney Level Baptist Church Cemetery. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com
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