Kenneth R. Ainsworth, 66, of Fairfield, TX passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013. He was born July 11, 1947 in Magee, MS; to parents Ulius and Myrtis Thornton Ainsworth. He was a Vietnam veteran serving in the U.S. Army. He married his wife Laretta on May 28, 1999. Kenneth had been a Fairfield resident for over six years having moved from Mississippi. He was a member of the Wilbur H. Bailey Post #5872 VFW, in Fairfield, TX. He was also a member of the Dew Methodist Church. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Ted Michael Ainsworth.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife Laretta of Fairfield; four step-children, Teresa Broderick and husband John of Rangely, CO, Terry Richardson and Wife Lyn of Rangely, CO, Cricket Claussen and husband Cory of Palm Springs, CA, Nakina Powell and husband Vernon of Blue Mountain, CO; one brother, Paul J. Ainsworth and wife Clisa of Magee, MS; sister-in-law, Donna Ainsworth of Tupelo, MS; seven grandchildren and 14 great-granchildren; two nieces, Kristy Buffington and Hope Thompson, both of Raleigh, MS.
Visitation will be Tuesday, December 17, 2013 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Services will be Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 11:00am in the Tutor Funeral Home Chapel in Magee. Interment with Honor Guard at Fairmont-Waco Cemetery in Mize, MS.