Henry Vance Sipes, 80, of Warren, died on September 15, 2017, at his home.

He was born on September 17, 1936, in Hermitage and was was the son of the late Henry Edward Sipes and Ruby Faye Hester Sipes.

He was baptized on June 13, 2008, as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He was a retired road construction worker and heavy equipment operator.

Mr. Sipes is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joyce Mann Sipes; four children, Stacey Bowen and husband David of Hot Springs Village, Debra Prince and husband Roger of Warren, Rhonda Mercer and husband Mike of Warren, and Casey Sipes and spouse Julie of Hot Springs; five grandchildren Lesli Jo Prince, Carly Mercer, Tyler Bowen, Caylie Sipes and Allison Sipes.

A memorial service was held on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at 6 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Warren.