Kenneth "Ken" Turfitt, 58, passed away at his home in Ridgeland. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM Monday, March 24, 2014 at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home in Ridgeland with a visitation one hour prior. A graveside service will be held at Greenville Cemetery at 2 PM on Monday.
Ken graduated high school from St. Joseph Catholic High School in Greenville, MS and earned his Master's Degree in social work from Delta State University. He moved to Ridgeland in 2004 where he became a member of Pear Orchard Presbyterian Church. He is remembered by his family as a talented musician who loved to play guitars and write music.
He is preceded in death by his brother, Thomas J. Turfitt, Jr.
Ken is survived by his parents, Thomas J. Turfitt, Sr. and Rose Ann Turfitt; sisters, Terri Haynes (Jim) and Angela Ferguson (Greg); sister-in-law, Laurie Turfitt; 7 nieces and nephews; 10 great nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pear Orchard Presbyterian Church.
Visit wrightferguson.com for online guestbook.
Published in Clarion Ledger on Mar. 23, 2014