Airman Princessa Triplett

Friday, December 9, 2005

Airman Princessa Lee Triplett, 20, of Fairchild Air Force Base, Spokane, Wash., died in a vehicular accident Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, in Spokane.

She was born July 28, 1985, daughter of Doug and Jackie Triplett.

Airman Triplett was a 2003 graduate of Risco High School.

She had served in the U.S. Air Force since Oct. 13, 2003, and served in Iraq from January to June 2004.

Both of her parents are retired from the U.S. Marine Corps.

Survivors include her father of Atlanta, Ga.; her mother, Jackie Gonzales of St. Mary Lake, Fla.; paternal grandmother, Shirley Triplett of Cherokee Village, Ark.; two uncles, Steve Triplett of St. Ann, Mo., and Greg Triplett of Marion, Ill.

A service will be held at 3 p.m. Dec. 17 at Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield, with military rites to be conducted. The Rev. LeRoy Williams will officiate.

Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home in Sanford, Fla., is in charge of arrangements.