Howard Kenneth Hypes, 87, passed away at his home to be with the Lord on August 23. An easygoing amicable hardworking farmer for most of his life, he bore no hard feelings toward anyone.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard Asbury and Ollie Del-Rae Hypes; two sisters, Mary McGinnis and Lois Harman.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Ruth V. Hypes of Burkes Garden; three daughters, Linda Peery of Burkes Garden, Mary Chapman of Abingdon, and Rebecca Neal of Tazewell; one son, HK "Buddy" Hypes, Jr. of Tazewell; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Peggy Necessary and Della Ruth Osborne both of Tannersville; several nieces and nephews.
He lived a simple life and per his wishes there will be no funeral service or memorial service conducted.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.SingletonFuneralService.com.
Singleton Funeral Service is serving the family of Howard Kenneth Hypes.
Published on August 25, 2017