He was the son of Jake and Linda Dishner Tipton, born to them on June 13, 1958 in Erwin, Tennessee. Clarence united in marriage to Freta Idol and to this union, 2 children were born.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant sister.
Clarence is survived by his loving wife, Freta Tipton; a daughter, Lori Tipton Comstock and husband Jared; a son, Jacob Lee Tipton; Two granddaughters: Cora Lee Comstock and Quinn Marie Comstock; Two sisters: Juanita Honeycutt and husband Doug, and Bell Casey. He is also survived by a host of relatives and friends left behind to mourn his passing.
Upon his wishes, Clarence was cremated and a celebration of life will be held at a later date.