Shirley Rogers Triplett, age 83, of Rogers Drive, Boone, passed away Wednesday morning, March 25, 2020, at Watauga Medical Center in Boone.

Shirley was born January 22, 1937 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Harley and Viola Payne Rogers. She was a retired assembly line employee for Blue Ridge Shoe Company in Boone, and was a member of Greenway Baptist Church.

Shirley is survived by one son, Ronnie Triplett and wife Lynn Ann DeGregoria of Hampton, Virginia; four daughters, Teresa Triplett Schroen of August, Georgia, Karen Sue Triplett, Stephanie Lynn Triplett, Maria Elizabeth Triplett, all of Boone; two grandsons, Steven Nicholas Triplett of Boone, and Jonathan Harley Schroen of Augusta, Georgia, and one brother, H.T. Rogers.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harley Lee Triplett, and three sisters, Joyce Rogers, Betty Sue Gamble, and Nettie Lou Hampton.

Memorial services for Shirley Rogers Triplett will be conducted later this Spring at Greenway Baptist Church in Boone.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Triplett family, in care of Hampton Funeral Service, Inc., 683 Blowing Rock Road, Boone, North Carolina, 28607.

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