Melissa Susan Tippett, 47, of Homer, died Monday, September 29, 2008, at Stephens County Hospital.
Born in Gwinnett County, she was the daughter of William C. and Rosa Hardeman Reed of Homer and was a homemaker.
Survivors in addition to her parents, include a daughter, Nicole Gardiner, Alto; sisters, Debbie Banks and Rosemary Gicker, both of Homer, Wanda Roper, Oakwood, and Tammy Brand, Cleveland; brothers, David Reed, Homer, Mark Reed, Massachusetts, and Brock Reed, Athens; one grandchild; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held Thursday, October 2, at 2 p.m., at the home of William and Rosa Reed.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.