Doris L. Lippard passed away peacefully on October 21, 2023, at the age of 92. She was born in Statesville, N.C., on February 23, 1931, to the late Pless and Cora Little.

Doris was a graduate of Statesville High School and attended Mitchell College. She was a member of Oakland Presbyterian Church. She retired from Park Place Greenhouse, where she made flower arrangements. She enjoyed bowling, cooking, and traveling.

Doris was married for 71 years to the late Haskell Lippard. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Virginia L. Waugh.

Those left to cherish her memory are her children, Andrea Lippard of Statesville, Bradley Lippard of Statesville, and Sharon L. Walker of Hickory. She is also survived by one grandchild, Keri Walker of Asheville; one sister, Gail Groce of Hamptonville; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Services for Mrs. Lippard will be held on Wednesday, October 25, 2023, at Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home, in Statesville, N.C. Visitation will be held from 1 until 2 p.m. with the funeral starting at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at Iredell Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692, or to the American Kidney Fund, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852.

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