Wanda Sipes, 86, of Paradise, died Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Bridgeport.
Funeral is 11 a.m. Saturday, May 17, at First United Methodist Church in Bridgeport, with burial in East Bridgeport Cemetery. The family will receive friends 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Rev. Larry Potts will officiate and Joe Sipes, Travis Vinzant, Steve Stokes, Jonathan Holder, Ed Black and Karl Black will serve as pallbearers.
Wanda was born Jan. 31, 1928, to Blan and Marie (Cox) Waters in Weatherford. She married D.C. Sipes Feb. 16, 1946, in Weatherford. Wanda was a homemaker and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Bridgeport.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, D.C. Sipes; sons Eddie and Danny Sipes; sisters Nona Mae and Ann; and brothers Dick and Jimmy.
She is survived by her daughter, Jackie Hutto and husband, Mike, of Paradise; daughter-in-law Sharon Sipes of Decatur; grandchildren Joe Sipes and wife, Mary Lois, of Boyd, Shelly Vinzant and husband, Travis, of Decatur; great-grandchildren Trinity, Wyatt and Eden; sister Billie Stokes of Bridgeport; granddaughters Keitha, Deedee, Christi, and Kimberly; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.