Thomas Knox "Tommy" Triplett

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Memorial service for Thomas Knox "Tommy" Triplett, 86, formerly of Anniston will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Gray Brown Service Mortuary with Ryan Robertson officiating. Mr. Triplett passed away Monday in Bynum. Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Sharon Payne Triplett; two daughters, Lyn Brown (David), of Anniston and Elizabeth "Buffy" Prather, of Charlotte N.C.; stepson, Joel Harvey (Ashley), of Daphne, Ala.; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Tommy gained athletic fame as a standout at Anniston High School in football and track and extended his career 39 years as an official for high school and college football. He was a member of the Alabama Football Officials Association. Mr. Triplett was a veteran of the Korean War and served as a volunteer for the Department of Defense ESGR Program. He was very active in Civic organizations. He served on the Anniston Parks and Recreation Board and the Anniston Parking Authority Board. He retired from Sherwin Williams and Triplett Paint and Decorating. "Tommy loved life and lived it to its fullest." Online Condolences at
Published in The Anniston Star on Dec. 10, 2015
Arrangements under the direction of:
Gray Brown-Service Mortuary
1329 Wilmer Ave | Anniston, AL 362014651 | (256) 236-3441
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