A.K. Tribble of West Point died on Friday June 17, 2011 at West Point Community Living Center at the age of 89. He was born September 13, 1921 in Cedar Bluff to the late Leona Williams and A. K. Tribble, Sr. He served in the USMC 6th Marine Division and was a veteran of WWII. He was a business man and former owner of West Point Flower Shop. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, EPC and a Mason of West Point Masonic Lodge # 40.
Services will be held at 11am on Monday June 20, 2010 at First Presbyterian Church, EPC with Rev. Steve Davis officiating. Visitation will be Sunday from 5 to 7 PM at Robinson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Cedar Bluff Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Mike Mathews, Van Williams, Billy Shirley, Sonny Sizemore, Wayne Hindman, Mike Croft, Rex, Croft, Wally McGee. Honorary pallbearers will be John Johnston, James McLemore, Tom Green, W. V. Southern.
He is survived by Wife, Edith Brown Tribble; sons, Bill Tribble Tribble, Andy Tribble all of West Point; nieces Mildred Noland of Steens, Nona Beth Croft of Cedar Bluff.