Bobby Ray Hipps Jr., age 46, of Fort Walton Beach, FL, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 18, 2009 in Fort Walton Beach, FL.
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Bobby was born on September 13, 1963 in Greenville, MS. He attended Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School and St. Joseph High School, graduating from Greenville High School in 1981. Bobby later moved to Fort Walton Beach, FL working in sales in the automobile industry.
Bobby is survived by his sons, Brayson and Gage Hipps of Crestview, FL; father, Bobby R. Hipps, Sr. of Fort Walton Beach, FL; mother, Margaret Conner-Dykes and her husband, Benny Dykes, of Jackson, MS; brother, Michael Hipps; nephew, Conner Hipps of Pearl, MS; maternal grandmother, Mrs. Vincent Maggio of Greenville, MS; uncle, John V. Maggio (Leet) of Indianola, MS; aunts, Rosalea Brown (Jeff) of Ellisville, MS; and Madeline von Almen (Bill) of Metairie, LA .
He was preceded in death by his sister, Marilea Hipps; fraternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. GC Hipps; maternal grandfather, Mr. Vincent Maggio; and step-father, Mr. Kenneth Conner.
A memorial mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 31, 2009, at St. Jude Catholic Church, 399 Barrow St., Pearl, MS, with Reverend Gerald Hurley as celebrant.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Catholic Church, 399 Barrow St., Pearl, MS 39208.
Published in Clarion Ledger on Oct. 23, 2009