Mrs. Delores Rose Whittington age 70, of Mount Airy Passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017, at her home. She was born October 25, 1946 to the late Benjamin J. and Rose C. Petges Tipps. She was an artist and will be dearly missed by those who knew her. Left to cherish her memories are a daughter, Candy Whittington; three sons, Buddy Lee Whittington, William David Whittington, William Ricky Whittington; a brother, Roy; four sisters, Jackie, Sandy, Marcy and Linda. There will be no formal services at the funeral home, a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be made at