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“Pam please know our prayers are with you and your family. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Lynda Kleene - Richmond, VA

“Mr. Olin Apperson and everyone at Olin's Sheet Metal send our condolences at this difficult time. Everyone thought very highly of Mr. Pippin and he...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Olin Apperson - Albany, GA

“Pam, I didn't know your father, but you are a great person. My heart goes out to you. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Brenda Eubanks Shiver - Leesburg, GA

“Aunt Betty Jo & Family - I want to let you know that we are thinking of you all and praying for strength and comfort. Thank you for posting the...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Sherri Achtenberg - Tecumseh, MI

“Dear Betty Jo and family, Growing up right down the road and visiting with your family was so special. Just seems like yesterday we were riding the...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Dottty B Thompson - Thomasville, GA

“My heart goes out to Betty Jo and family. I know Mr. Pippin is without pain now and rejoicing. I've had a business relationship with the family for...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Cindy Johnson - Albany, GA

“Our heartfelt condolences go out to Betty Jo and all the family. I have fond memories of the times at Ochlochnee school. May God give you peace and...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Austin & JoAnne Nixon - Corsicana, TX

“Betty Jo and family. So sorry to hear about Landis. Today he is without pain seeing loved ones and friends there to greet him. but most of all, he...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Carolyn Brinson Bertsch - GA

“ROY AND I WERE ROOMMATES IN 1957 AT SOUTHERN TECH. I HAVE FOND MEMORIES OF HIM AND OUR TIME TOGETHER THERE. I KEEP IN TOUCH WITH JOE PINSON AND HE...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Nathan Robinson - Cherokee, NC

“Betty Jo and family,I am so sorry to hear about Landis. My prayers are with you that God will comfort you through this difficult time. Cynthia ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Cynthia Smith - Nokomis, FL

“He is walking on those streets of gold without any pain. He is singing songs of beautiful music. He is meeting many of those who came to know the...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Derwood Hickey - Meigs, GA

“Heaven is a sweeter place today with the presence of my friend, my fellow Gideon, and my brother in Christ. Roy Pippin was one of the most dedicated...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Ray Council - Thomasville, GA


Roy Landis Pippin, Sr., 72, of Albany died Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at his residence.

Funeral service will be held Thursday 2:00PM at Sherwood Baptist Church. Rev. Michael Catt and Mr. Ross Powell will be officiating. A private burial will be held earlier Thursday morning.

Born in Tallahassee, FL Mr. Pippin owned and operated Walker Heating and Cooling Inc. He was a member of Sherwood Baptist Church where he was a Deacon and had served as Chairman of the Deacons. Mr. Pippin joined Gideons International in Valdosta in 1964 and was ordained as a Deacon at Northside Baptist Church in Valdosta in 1965.

He was preceded in death by a brother James Pippin and his parents Lloyd and Follis Pippin

Survivors include his wife Betty Jo Pippin of Albany; a son R. Landis Pippin Jr. of Albany; two daughters Pamela Pollock and her husband Kevin of Lee County; Angela Hastings and her husband Joe of Albany; two grandchildren Josh Pollock and Amanda Pollock; two great-grandchildren Jordan Heath and Hunter Letlow; three sisters Dorothy Showalter and her husband Bob, Frances Cleland and her husband Willard, and Doris Hurst and her husband Vernon; a sister in law Carolyn Pippin; two brothers in law J.L. White and his wife Fran and Rodney White and his wife Nancy.

The family will receive friends following the service at Sherwood Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to Gideons International, P.O. Box 1823, Albany, GA 31702, Sherwood Baptist Church, 2201 Whispering Pines, Albany, GA 31707.

You may sign our online guestbook and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mr. Pippin by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at www.kimbrellstern.com.