David Allen Tippett, 64, of Vinita, passed from this life on Monday, July 25, 2022, in Pryor. He was born on November 25, 1957, in Barstow, California; the son of Myron Buck Tippett and Joada (Summerville) Glover. He enjoyed the outdoors and any chance he had to go fishing. David was well known for being extremely caring and very giving. He owned and operated Cherokee Heating and Air for many years. He loved his business and all those he was able to serve and interact with through the years. He leaves behind a wonderful legacy and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
A Celebration of Life will be held by the family from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Saturday, August 20, 2022, at Carlos Montez Mexican Restaurant in Langley. To leave his family a message, please visit his Guestbook at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service of Pryor.
He is survived by his wife, Michelle Elliott; brothers, Myron Tippett and wife Sherry of Inman, Kansas, and Gary Tippett of Vinita; sisters, Cheryl Minter and husband Michael of Lincoln, California, Lori Rowe of Marysville, California, and Cindy Brenton and Kelly of Atwater, California; and other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Myron and Joada.