Willis Henry Triplett. 68, of Galax, died Friday, March 8, 2013, in the Waddell Nursing Home.
He was born on Dec. 27, 1944, in Grayson County, to Wiley and Delia Maines Triplett.
Survivors include his wife, Shelby Triplett of Galax; children and spouses, Debra Triplett of Rockwell, N.C., Barbara and Wade Johnson of Fries, Angel and Chad Harmon of Galax and Melissa Triplett and fiance', Randy Shupe of Galax; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several aunts and uncles; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was held Sunday at 4:30 p.m. in the Summerfield United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Brian Frazier and Richard Collins officiating.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.