Myrtle Jane (Myrt) Dooley Tippit, age 84, of Willis, Texas, went to be with the Lord, Friday, May 31, 2019, in a Conroe, Texas, hospital.
Myrtle was born, September 6, 1934, in Linden, Texas, to Robert and Irene Dooley. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Willis, Texas and a retired accountant with Superior Iron Works. Myrtle was active in the the Conroe Chapter of the D.A.V., the V.F.W., and Senior Friends of Conroe Regional Hospital. Myrtle loved flowers, gardening, fishing and watching her grandsons play sports. She spent her life serving her community and her Lord. She was preceded in death by her husband, Troy Ray Tippit; son Rickey Lynn Laster; brother, R. M. Dooley, Jr., father of her children, Dude Laster; and her parents.
She is survived by her daughter, Jerrie Ann Holland of Willis, Texas; two sisters, Frances Whatley of Atlanta, Texas, Mary Robertson of College Station, Texas; two grandchildren, Jason Holland of Willis, Texas, Jon Laster and wife Mary of Willis, Texas; six great grandchildren; one, great great granddaughter; and a number of cousins and special family friends.
Services will be 2:00 pm, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Zion Hill Baptist Church, with Bro. Ronnie Rains officiating.
Visitation will be from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Zion Hill Baptist Church.
Interment will be in Zion Hill Cemetery, Linden, Texas.
Guest registry is available at www.hannerfuneralservice.com