Willie Turpin

    August 4, 1922 - October 11, 2010

Willie Turpin, 88, of Eubank , Kentucky , passed away Monday, October 11, 2010 at his residence.

He was born in Naomi , Kentucky on August 4, 1922, son of the late George and Vinnie Cundiff Turpin.  He was a grounds keeper at Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne , WY and a U.S. Army veteran.  He was a member of Cheyenne Baptist Church and V.F.W.

He is survived by his wife, Mary K. Padgett Turpin of Eubank, two sons, Merle Turpin of Cheyenne, WY and Johnnie & (Pam) Turpin of Eubank, two daughters, Marie & (Richard) Wade of Houston, TX and Margie & (Charlie) Yates of West Union, OH, two sisters, Cynthia Mae Turpin of Mississippi and Thelma Hamilton of Lexington, KY, ten grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

A funeral service will be held at 2 PM Friday, October 15, 2010 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Donald Ashley officiating.

Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery .

Visitation will be after 12 Noon Friday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.