LEXINGTON — Mr. James Franklin Triplett, 43 of Lexington, passed away at his residence Saturday, March 22, 2014. Mr. Triplett was born in Surry County on Aug. 19, 1969, to Jimmy and Mary Hill Triplett of Ronda. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Rosamond Hill. In addition to his parents, he is also survived by his wife, Alysia Miller Triplett, and son, James Franklin Triplett II, both of Lexington; brothers, Gene Bowers of Elkin, Tim Triplett of Lexington, Joe Triplett of Ronda, Eric Bowers and wife Kacie of Elkin; sisters, Cassandra Hurt of Ronda, Audrey Rothrock and husband Ronny of Tobaccoville; several loving nieces and nephews, special friends and extended family. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Johnson Funeral Home by the Rev. Robert Hutchins. The Triplett family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Johnson Funeral Home. The Triplett family would like to express a special thanks to Hospice of Davidson County and Kristin. Johnson Funeral Home of Elkin, 615 W. Main St., Elkin, NC 28621, is serving the Triplett family. www.johnson-funeral.com.