William Daniel Pippin

01/28/1981 – 05/10/2021

Obituary for William Daniel Pippin

William Daniel Pippin

William Daniel Pippin, born to James and Geraldine Pippin, January 28, 1981, transitioned to be with the Lord, Monday, May 10, 2021.
Graduate of West High School and the United States Army Reserves ; he completed training at the United States Army
Transportation School, Fort Eustis, Virginia and was inducted into
the United Army Transportation Corps. After completing his time in the Reserves, Daniel enrolled in Tennessee State University. Daniel had a passion for African dancing, drumming and theater, Tyler Perry recruited him to join several of his productions in Atlanta, GA.
Preceded in death by his grandfathers, Rev. Garfield Jackson, and Richard T. Pippin ; grandmothers, Louanner Jackson, and Jennie Pippin; aunt, Dr. Carolyn White. Survivors, parents, James and Geraldine Pippin; aunts, Dr. Mary Jackson, Eulonia, GA and Sherron Paris, Durham, NC; uncles, Rev. Clifford White, Fort Wayne, IND and Richard L. Pippin, Durham, NC; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends to include, godparents, Aldene and Clara Chambles, Oak Ridge.

The body may be viewed after 10:00 a.m., Monday, May 17, 2021 at Jarnigan’s Chapel. Family will receive friends, 11:00-12:00 noon, Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at Mount Zion Baptist Church; funeral service, 12:00 noon, Rev. Dr. Johnnie W. Skinner, Sr., Officiating. Arrangements by JARNIGAN & SON MORTUARY

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Monday, May 17, 2021
After 10:00 a.m
Jarnigan & Son Mortuary
2823 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914

Receiving of Friends

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
11:00-12:00 noon
Mount Zion Baptist Church
2714 Brooks Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914

Funeral Service

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
12:00 noon
Mount Zion Baptist Church
2714 Brooks Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914




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