Tifton Gazette


January 20, 2014

Richard “Ricky” L. Tripp

ARABI — Funeral services for Mr. Richard “Ricky” L. Tripp, 54, of Arabi will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Perry Funeral Chapel in Ashburn. Mr. Tripp passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2014 at his residence following an extended illness. Interment will follow at Snowridge Cemetery in Ashburn. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. today at Perry Funeral Chapel.

The son of the late Henry Grady Tripp Sr. and Corrine Vaughn Tripp of Ashburn. He was a retired school teacher from Worth County Board of Education and a member of the Pentecostal Faith.

Survivors in addition to his mother includes his wife, Brenda Swain Tripp of Arabi; his daughters, Rita Shalee (Thomas) Keller and Amy Deann Tripp both of Ashburn; his step-children, Shelia Marie Southwell and Lila Southwell (Mark) Luther, both of Arabi; his brothers, Frank (Nina) Tripp of Gainesville, Fla. and Michael (Diane) Avery of Belle, Fla.; and 11 grandchildren. You may sign the online guest book and share your special condolences and memories with the family by visiting www.perryfuneralchapel.com.

Perry Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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