She was born Nov. 28, 1934 in Berclair.
She is preceded in death by one son, Wilbert Tippin, and one grandson, Jermaine Herron.
Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Bland of Refugio; four daughters, Maurice Herron of San Antonio, Bertha Herron of Victoria, Denise Cantu of Edna and Virginia Gipson of Refugio; two sons, David Herron of Refugio and Omero Cantu of Edna; one sister, Virginia Brown of Refugio; one brother, Jim Tippin Jr. of Refugio; 30 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Moore Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at Moore Funeral Home Chapel.