Kenneth U. Respess Jr., 67, passed away June 4 2014 in Equality, AL. Kenneth served as one of the first motorcycle officers in Prattville, also server the city police as assistant chief. Served in the sheriff department. He retired as a millwright. Kenneth is survived by his Wife, Jacqulyn Respess. Kenneth was preceded in death by his mother Rose Respess, Father Kenneth U. Respess Sr. One son Michael Respess. He is survived by his four children, Kenneth Edward Respess (Regina) of Prattville, AL, Mitchell Respess, Johnson City, TN. Melissa Kay Vaughn (Buddy), Johnson City, TN and Shawn David Megehee (Joy) AR; One brother, Bill Respess (Joan), Millbrook, AL; 2 sisters, Edith Garrett (Ron) Maplesville, AL and Mary Joiner (Darrell), Coosada, AL; 3 grandchildren, Atlas James, Kenneth Dale, and Mykayla. The family will receive visitors on Thursday, June 5 at 6pm until 8pm Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 6 at 1pm at Ridout's Funeral home Prattville, AL with Rev Jeffrey Clark officiating. Burial will follow at Rocky Hill Cemetery in Autaugaville, AL.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on June 5, 2014