Mark Tripp, 56, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at his home. He was preceded in death by his father, Henry A. Tripp; and brother, Kevin Lanius. Survivors include his mother, June Lanius; brothers, Allen (Jerri) Tripp and Jay (Jamie) Lanius; sisters, Kim Fairbanks and Susan (Tony) Frazier; several cousins, nieces, nephews and other family members; and his best friend, his dog, Boots. At Marks request, there will be no visitation at the funeral home and a private graveside service will be held in Hamilton Memorial Gardens for his family. Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center. Share your memories, stories and photos at www.legacyfuneralhome.com.