Douglas Phillip Hypes, 62, of Summersville, WV
passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019. Born March 4,
1957 at Richwood, WV, he was a son of the late Shirley
Hypes and Arleen Hypes Burgess. He was also
preceded in death by a sister, Ruby Frances Hypes, two
brothers, Daniel Hypes and Manford Hypes, and by his
stepfather, Bob Burgess.
He was a former employee of Carnifax Ferry State Park.
Survivors include his daughter, Connie Hypes of
Whitewater; siblings, Roger Hypes, Dale Hypes, Nelson
Hypes, and Connie Shadduck, all of Poe; Thelma James
and Sharon McCutcheon, both of Summersville; and
Judy Hitt of Tipton; sixteen nephews and sixteen nieces.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on
Saturday, May 4, 2019 in the Royal Chapel United
Methodist Church at Tipton with Rev. Oz Gray officiating.
Burial of the cremains will be in the Hypes Family
The family will receive friends at the church on
Saturday one-hour prior to the services.
Condolences may be sent to the family at