Deacon James “Mr. Jimmy” Pipkin



Deacon, James "Mr. Jimmy" Pipkin, age 87, of 716 St. George Road, Raleigh, departed this life on Friday, March 9, 2018.

Funeral, 2 PM, Sunday, March 18, 2018, at Gethsemane True Vine Holiness Church, 721 E. Martin Street. Visitation, 1:30 to 2 PM, prior to the service. Pastor Gregory Wilson, Officiating.

Survivors; wife, Diane Thorpe Pipkin of the home; daughter, Dianna R. Pipkin of Raleigh; son, James EJ Pipkin (Alicia) of Fuquay-Varina; brother, Allen Evans of Philadelphia, PA; an aunt, Mable Pipkin of Raleigh; 3 grandchildren, god-daughter, Tammy Brodie of Raleigh and a host of other relatives and friends.

Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Saturday, March 17, 2018, at the funeral home.