Charles R. Pipkin
WAGGONER - Charles R. Pipkin of Waggoner went to be with his Lord on Sunday, March 31, 2013.
Charles was born February 27, 1926, the son of Hizzie K. and Dasie L. Smith Pipkin. He married Helen L. Couturiaux on January 16, 1963.
Charles was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during WWII. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved to work on cars. He will be greatly missed by all.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, one brother and one sister.
He is survived by his wife, Helen; five sons: Steven Pipkin of Waggoner, Robert (Debbie) Pipkin of Atwater, Richard (Brenda) Pipkin of Nilwood, Lennie Lindgren of Jacksonville, and Carl (Tammy) Lindgren of Nortonville; several brothers, sisters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Cremation will be accorded by Springfield Crematory. Memorial services will be at a later date.
Ellinger-Kunz & Park Funeral Home, 530 N. 5th St., Springfield, IL 62702, is in charge of arrangements. Visit our online obituary at www.ellingerkunzfuneralhome.com.