Funeral services for Roosevelt Triplett, 80, Quitman are scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, April 15, 2015, First Baptist Church Quitman with Pastors Charles Brewster and Tony Wofford officiating. Burial will follow in the Muddy Creek Cemetery, Quitman. Family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M., Tuesday evening, April 14th at Lowe Funeral Home Quitman.
Roosevelt was born June 19, 1934 in Macon, MS to the late Tommy and Olester Lawson Triplett and passed away April 9, 2015 at his residence in Quitman. He was a pumper in the oil field and a member of New Life Baptist Fellowship in Quitman.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother and sister; and a son, Tyrone Triplett. He is survived by his wife Thelma Dixon Triplett, Quitman; 1 son, Terry Wayne Triplett, Quitman; 4 daughters, Kathy Triplett Wofford and husband Tony, Snyder,TX, Diane Triplett Henry and husband Willie, Hobbs, NM,
Kelly Triplett Burkley and husband Darron, Hobbs, NM and Cynthia Triplett
White ( Eric-deceased), Quitman; 11 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.