Joshua A. Phipps, 26. of Eastpoint, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 in Gainesville.

He was born Feb. 19, 1986 in Panama City. Joshua enjoyed fishing, basketball, music and playing drums.

He is preceded in death by his grandfathers, J.M. Farmer, Buddy Adkison, and Floyd Phipps.

Joshua is survived by his parents, Rex Alan and Sabrina Farmer Phipps of Eastpoint; a sister, Kimberly Hollenbeck of Sumatra; and grandmothers Margaret Farmer, of Sumatra, Sylvia Adkison of Eastpoint, and Janet Phipps of Galax, Va.

Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15 at the Trinity Episcopal Church of Apalachicola with Father Joe Knight officiating. The family will receive friends from 3 p.m.. until service time at the church.

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting memorial donations be given to Children's Organ Transplant Association; go to to make contributions online. Condolences may be submitted or viewed at