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Rick Tiffey

d. December 23, 2014

Logan, Iowa

Richard "Rick" Eugene Tiffey, Jr., was born September 5, 1956, to Richard and Mardine (Racobs) Tiffey, Sr. in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He was raised in Missouri Valley and graduated from Missouri Valley High School in 1975. He attended Refrigeration & A/C Schooling. He then received a Business Degree from Iowa Western. He worked for J.C. Penny's in the service department and then at Data Trans-mission Network both in Omaha. On April 8, 1978, Rick married Debbie Killpack in Woodbine at the RLDS Church.

Rick was an elder and pastor at the Followers of Christ. He liked to fish, hunt and most importantly spend time with his grandchildren. He loved to direct the church reunion camps every year. He collected guns and coins and he also enjoyed singing, telling jokes and stories. Above all he loved his family and his church family.

Rick died as the result of a car accident on December 23, 2014, at the age of 58 years, three months, and 15 days.

Rick is survived by his wife, Debbie Tiffey of Logan, IA; two daughters, Lexie (John) Hagle of Harlan, IA, Elise (James) Bullard of Oak Grove, MO; three grandchildren, Colton & Rosie Hagle and Joseph Bullard; parents, Dick and Mardine Tiffey of Woodbine, IA; sister, Teena (Dan) Brown of Independence, MO; three brothers, Gary (Cara) Tiffey of Schleswig, IA, Randy Tiffey of Memphis, IN, Jeff Tiffey of Mountain Top, PA; and many other relatives and friends.

  • Burial

    December 29, 2014
    11:15 AM

    Woodbine Cemetery

    Woodbine, IA

  • Luncheon

    December 29, 2014
    11:45 AM

    Followers of Christ

    77 5th Street
    Woodbine, IA

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