Pearlene Tipps, 78, of Lake Village died on June 8, 2020 at Chicot Memorial Medical Center of Lake Village.

Mrs. Tipps was born June 25, 1941 in Damascus. She was the daughter of the late Clarence and the late Edna (Fowler) Scritchfield.

She married Clinton L. Tipps on August 30, 1963 and was employed as an in home child care giver, raising more than 125 children in the surrounding area.

She is survived by her husband, Clinton L. Tipps; a son, Clinton L. (Jennifer) Tipps of Bossier City, Louisiana; two sisters, Delta Morgan of Mayflower and Wilma Tate of Damascus; a brother, J.D. (Polly) Scritchfield of Damascus; a brother-in-law, Larry (Gay) Tipps of Portland; sister-in-law, Nan Price of Camden; grandchildren, Clinton Jace Tipps, Stella Jenell Tipps, James Elliot, and extended family, Amy Welty and Matt Foster family.

Visitation will be held Friday, June 12 at 10 a.m. at Bishop King Funeral Home in Lake Village. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Gideon’s or donor’s charity of choice.