Troy Ellington Tarpley, 40, of Ringgold, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020. He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and was of the Christian faith. He was employed with Accel Plumbing, had a passion for music and loved playing his guitar. He enjoyed going to races, whether NASCAR or the dragstrip and enjoyed spending time with his family & friends. He was a loving and devoted son, brother, husband, father and grandfather that will be truly missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles & Pat Lusk and brother-in-law, John Armstrong.