Shirley Ellen Trippett


Shirley Ellen Trippett, 76, of Greenup, Kentucky went to be with the Lord Friday, June 17, 2016 surrounded by her loving family at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Kentucky.

Shirley was born October 6, 1939 in Greenup, Kentucky a daughter of the late Homer and Essie Sturgill Woods.

Shirley had worked as a counselor for several years at the Transition’s Corp. Half-Way House in Ashland. She attended the Greenup Church of God and Chinns Branch Baptist Church in Wurtland. She was involved in Nursing Home Ministries for over 27 years and had been a volunteer at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital.

She is survived by

Her husband of 56 years Ronald Ray Trippett

1 son

Ronald Ray Trippett Jr. and his wife Cheryl of South Shore, Kentucky

1 daughter

Rebecca Cornett and her husband Anthony of Greenup, Kentucky

6 brothers

Homer I. Woods of Greenup, Kentucky

Harold Woods and his wife Darlene of Russell, Kentucky

Gary woods and his wife Judy of Wurtland, Kentucky

James F. Woods and his wife Carmel of Chillicothe, Ohio

John Woods and his wife Susan of Florida

Norman Woods and his wife Kim of Raceland, Kentucky

2 sisters

Nora Woods of Flatwoods, Kentucky

Rose Edwards and her husband Dave of Worthington, Kentucky

A very special friend

Carolyn Compston of Worthington, Kentucky

4 grandchildren

Stephanie D. Roe and her husband Michael

Daniel L. Trippett and his wife Jennifer

Bryanna Roar

Austin Cornett

4 great-grandchildren

Jacob Roe

Lauren Roe

Brynlee Trippett

Conner Trippett

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 pm Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at Reed Funeral Home in Greenup by Bishop Kevin Witt, JR Asbury and Hyden Cornett. Burial will be in Brick Union Cemetery in Lloyd, Kentucky.

Visitation will be Monday from 6:00 – 9:00 pm and one hour before the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.

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