Monica “Nana” Hancock Rippin
February 5, 1939 – August 3, 2017
GRAHAM — Monica “Nana” Hancock Rippin, 78, surrounded with family and friends passed away Aug. 3, 2017 in Graham, TX.
The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 6 at Morrison Funeral Home.
A funeral service was at 10 a.m. Aug. 7 at Graham Bible Church. Burial followed at 2 p.m. in Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie.
Monica was born Feb. 5, 1939 in Newport to the late Chris Boedecker and Ouida Lemons Hancock. She married Charles “Rip” Rippin on March 5, 1965 in Bowie. He preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 2010.
Monica was a realtor in Fort Worth for many years and a homemaker. She volunteered at the Old Post Office Museum for five years and was a resident of Graham for 14 years.
Monica was preceded in death by a nephew, Stephen Matthew Swint and a niece, Paula Jeanette Swint.
She is survived by her daughter, Jill Paschal and husband J.W., Graham; son, Mike Morrison, Graham; sister, Sue Hancock Swint and husband Paul, Bowie; grandchildren, Meagan, Nathan, C.J., and Stephen Paschal, Savannah Morrison and Christie Rippin; nieces and nephews, Kristy Whiddon and husband Gary, Joshua Bailey Swint and wife Robin and their children.
Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Morrison Funeral Home | 700 Oak Street | Graham, TX | 940-549-2121