Leota Southerland Turpin, 92, of Stanford passed away Monday, February 10, 2020. Born August 6, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Smith and Georgeanna Wilson Southerland. Leota was retired from Palm Beach where she worked for 27 years. She loved singing karaoke and spending time with her grandchildren. Leota was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin W. Turpin.
She is survived by two sons, Marvin L. (Sherry) Turpin of Junction City and Lige K. (Pearl) Turpin of Stanford; daughter, Linda (Jon) Troute of Danville; nine grandchildren: Troy (Mindy) Turpin of Stanford, Krissy (Chris) Hazlett of Stanford, Tabitha (Chad) Blackwell of Perryville, Zackary Turpin (Tracy Chriswell) of Danville, Sydney Turpin of Lexington, David Ray (Shannon) Hughes of Campbellsville, Patricia (Shane) Boyd of Hustonville, Shawn (Becky) Troute of Wisconsin, and Chad Troute of Perryville; and sixteen great grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 pm Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral by Chaplain Brad King with burial in Danville Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers are Troy Turpin, Zackary Turpin, Chad Troute, Shawn Troute, Andrew Troute, Nicholas Troute, and Mykah Turpin. Honorary pallbearers are John Troute, Brennin Hazlett, Shane Boyd, and David Ray Hughes. Visitation is 11 am – 1 pm Friday.