Summersville — Dennis W. Triplett, 91, of Summersville, entered into rest Tuesday, March 28, 2017.

Born May 19, 1925, in Clay, he was the son of the late Willie and Bertha ( Lyons) Triplett. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Nina H. (Murphey) Triplett and son William Mark Triplett.

Dennis is survived by his daughters, Jane Dishman, Sandra Triplett and Karen Butcher; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson; one brother and two sisters.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017, at New Beginning Church in Summersville.

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Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home, Clay, is honored to be serving the Triplett family.