Memorial Services will be held Saturday, May 30 at 1 PM at the Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro Joe Rutherford officiating.
Visitation with the family will be Saturday from 11 AM until service time at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.
Mr. Tripp, a native of Lincoln County, was the son of the late John Henry and Betty Copeland Tripp.
He was a farmer and had also worked for Tennessee Apparel. Mr. Tripp was a member of Estill Springs United Methodist Church. He enjoyed gardening and playing Dominoes. He loved spending time with family and playing with his grandchildren. He also loved to sing and had a wonderful Bass voice.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one grandson, Al Tripp; one brother, Paul Tripp and two sisters, Mary Rowe and Betty Jean McGehee.
Mr. Tripp is survived by his loving wife, Laverne Tripp of Tullahoma; two sons, David Michael Tripp and his wife, Leslie of Tullahoma and Paul Anthony Tripp and his wife, Cindy of Tullahoma; two daughters, Maxine Taylor and her husband, Dewight of Nashville and Linda Tripp of Tullahoma; one brother, Massey Tripp and his wife, Marilyn of Louisville, KY; one sister, Willie J Halcomb and her husband, Johnny of Georgia and seven grandchildren, Shannon Dacosta and her husband, Jay, Taylor Tripp and his fiancé, Jina, Caitlin and Eryn Tripp, Maggie Taylor and Ian and Aidan Tripp.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the Youth Ministry at Estill Springs United Methodist Church, 213 Eastbrook Road, Estill Springs, TN 37330.
DAVES-CULBERSTON FUNERAL HOME IS IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS