Shirley Joyce Triplett, 80, of Martinsville, died Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the Sovah Health Martinsville.

She was born in Henry County on June 9, 1938 to the late Oscar R. Joyce and the late Dorothy Wimbish Joyce. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenith R. Triplett; sisters, Margaret Keffer, DeLois Stone; and brother, Murvin Joyce.

She was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by one sister, Eunice Baker; one brother, Otis Joyce; several nieces; nephews; great-nieces; great-nephews; greatgreat-nieces; and great- great-nephews.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Bassett Funeral Chapel. The funeral service will be held Wednesday afternoon at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Brad Wilson officiating. Burial will follow in the Roselawn Burial Park.

Bassett Funeral Service in Bassett is serving the family.