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Joe Boren Nipper

Joe Boren Nipper

Joe Boren Nipper, 83, of Levelland, passed from this life on November 7, 2021.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, November 20, at First Baptist Church in Levelland.
Visitation will be held from 2:30 p.m. until service time.
Interment will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery.
He was born February 13, 1938, in the Memphis Hospital in Memphis, Texas, to Joe Green Nipper and Ruth Bell Boren Nipper.
Joe moved to Levelland with his parents and baby sister, Anna, when he was three years old.
He graduated from Levelland high School in 1956, and after graduation, Joe took classes at Texas Tech University before joining the United States Army in 1958.
He spent a few years in the Army and National Guard before returning to Hockley County.
Joe retired from farming after 50 plus years.
He married Patsy Weathers in January of 1965. Together, they adopted Thad and had two more children, John and Sherri.
He married Raynelle Miller in December of 1981 and was widowed after 37 years of marriage.
Joe’s favorite pastimes were fishing and the farm. He always had a great sense of humor and enjoyed drinking coffee with his buddies in Levelland. His family was blessed to have them in their lives.
Joe was a member of First Baptist Church of Levelland.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Green Nipper; mother, Ruth Bell Nipper; a step-son, Gary Miller; a step-daughter, Carol Heron; and spouse, Raynelle Nipper.
He is survived by his sons, Thad Nipper of Colorado and John Nipper and wife, Shannon, of California; daughter, Sherri Glenn of Texas; sister, Anna Ruth Richardson of Texas; step-son, Ricky Miller and wife, Stephanie, of Texas; and numerous grandchildren and great- grandchildren.
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Krestridge Funeral Home, 806-897-1111.

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