Deborah Lee Triplett Wells, 58, of Statesville, N.C., died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at the Iredell Memorial Hospital in Statesville.
She was born on Jan. 4, 1954, at Radford, to Frances Day Triplett and the late Floyd Hooper (Trip) Triplett.
Survivors include her husband, James Christopher Wells of the home; two daughters and spouses, Michelle Lee and Patrick Umbarger of Union Grove, N.C., and Melissa Ann and James Szoksai of Raleigh, N.C.; mother, Frances Day Triplett of Statesville, N.C.; two step-daughters, Mary E. Wells and Sarah A. Wells, both of Charlotte, N.C.; sister and spouse, Ann and Robert Gentry of Kernersville, N.C.; and three grandchildren.
A graveside service was held Tuesday in Independence Cemetery, Independence. The Rev. David Osborne officiated.
This is a courtesy announcement by Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home, Independence.
Published in Galax Gazette from Oct. 10 to Oct. 11, 2012