Kristopher Dale Tipton

Feb. 16, 1984 – Oct. 20, 2021

Kristopher Dale Tipton, age 37, of Russellville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021 at Franciscan Health Lafayette.

He was born in Crawfordsville on Feb. 16, 1984 to Russell Tipton and Carrie Sheets.

Mr. Tipton attended North Putnam High School. He received his GED with honors. He enjoyed skateboarding and playing the guitar and drums. He had the biggest heart; he would give the shirt off his back to anyone. He adored his girls.

Survivors include his parents; three daughters, Jazlyn Tipton, Naomi Tipton and Nollie Tipton; seven siblings, Josh Newlin, Jessica VanScoyoc, Jordan Golladay, Ian Tipton, Jeremy Jones, Tatum Binford and Charlea Binford; maternal grandma, Carolyn Sue Sheets; paternal grandma, Judy Sheldon; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandpas, Teddy Eugene Sheets and Elbert Dutch Tipton.

Visitation is scheduled to be at Sanders Priebe Funeral Care, 315 S. Washington Street in Crawfordsville on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021 from 11 a.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 1 p.m. The service will be live-streamed and recorded and can be viewed on Mr. Harris’ obituary page at Sanders Priebe Funeral Care entrusted with care.

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