Marie Mahone Finch Kipper
- January 28, 2009 - February 12, 2009
- Norfolk, Virginia
of Marie's Passing
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“My dear friend Carol,
Please accept my heartfelt condolences on the passing of your beloved mother to join our Lord and your father there in heaven....Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Don Hayes - Alpharetta, GA
“Dear Jim and Carol,
I am so saddened to learn of the passing of your mother. She was one of my very best friends and I only wish I lived closer. ...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Anne Flathe - Redan, GA
“We will really miss Ms. Kipper. Her sense of humor never let up even when she wasn't at her best. I enjoyed working with her in the rehab dept and...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Maureen Dickens - virginia beach, VA
I have many fond memories of Scootie and my mother, Maxine, cutting up and gossiping.....and you too, Carol!!! Two great ladies that added a...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Valerie Adkins Hoffler - VA
“I have known Ray and Scootie for many years. As wife of Bones Garriso, now passed on, we all enjoyed years of music. I would have attended the...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jane Garrison Smith - Va.Beach, VA
“I just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed Scootie at Lake Taylor Hospital (Rehab Dept.). It was apparent how much she loved life and her...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Karen Moore - Virginia Beach, VA
“Carol, I just wanted to express my sympathy for the loss of your mother. You told me you had always been close to your mom so I know this is a very...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Yolanda Gerard - Chesapeake, VA
“Oh my she looks EXACTLY like you Carol! My thoughts and prayers are with you at this terrible, sad time.
8 of 9 | Posted by: Liza - manakin sabot, VA
“We knew Scootie and Ray as neighbors for 40 years.. Our sympathys are with you and your family and we pray that the Lord will give you the peace you...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: The Miller Family - Norfolk, VA
NORFOLK, VIRGINIA; Marie "Scootie"Mahone Finch Kipper, 89, of the 100 block of Beverly Avenue, went to be with the Lord on February 12, 2009. She was a Norfolk native and lifelong resident. She was the daughter of the late Harry Bridgers and Mary Elizabeth Mahone Finch and was preceded in death by her husband, James Raymond "Ray" Kipper, to whom she was married for 65 years. She graduated from Maury High School in 1938 and was a post graduate of Preston School of Dancing. She was a member of Christ and St. Luke's Episcopal Church. She made her debut at the Norfolk German Club in 1938. She was a Goldstar ballroom dancer and danced for over 80 years. She was retired from Marsh & McClennan Insurance Company.
Mrs. Kipper was the great-grandaugher of Confederate General William Mahone, who led the Battle of the Crater in Petersburg, who later became a Virginia Senator and built the first railroad in Virginia.
She is survived by her children; James Raymond Kipper, Jr. of Virginia Beach and Carol Sydney Kipper Fuller of Manakin Sabot, Virginia, Three grandchildren; James Raymond Kipper, III and his wife Maria of Virginia Beach, Cynthia Leighton Kipper of Virginia Beach and Gregory Keith Fuller and his wife Julie of Tulsa, OK., and Eight great-grandchildren; Skyler, Stormie, Tucker, Brooklyn, Lily and Thunder Fuller and Michael and Thomas Kipper.
Funeral Services will be held at Christ and St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Sunday, February 15, 2009 at 1:00 P.M., by the Reverend Berkley Ford . Burial will be private.
The family will be at 2106 Whispering Sands Lane, Virginia Beach, VA. 23455
H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts., Norfolk chapel is handling the arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at hdoliver.com
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February 15, 2009
Christ & St. Lukes Episcopal Church
560 W. Olney Road
Norfolk, VA 23517
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