Whiteville : William Kenneth (Fuzzy) Thurston, 65 of Whiteville died Sunday, February 25,2018. He was the son of Ellen McIntyre Thurston and the late Beverly Kent Thurston. He was born in Columbus County and was a lifelong member of the Whiteville First Presbyterian Church . He managed Whiteville Building Supplies for over 34 years.
Survivors include his wife : Nancy Faircloth Thurston of the home. Daughters: Mandy Thurston Horne ( Josh) of Whiteville, N.C. and Bethany Thurston ( Tyler Boyles, Fiance’ ) of Murfreesboro, TN., Son: Chandler Thurston of Nashville, TN. Mother: Mrs. Ellen McIntyre Thurston of Whiteville, N.C. ,Sister; Kaye Thurston Pope (Paul ) of Whiteville, N.C. One Granddaughter: Maggie Horne of Whiteville, N.C.
Funeral Service will be Wednesday, February 28,2018 at the Whiteville First Presbyterian Church at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Joe Washburn officiating . Burial will follow in the Whiteville Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday night at McKenzie Mortuary from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m.
In Lieu of Flowers, Memorials may be made to Whiteville First Presbyterian Church ( Ken Thurston Memorial Fund ) or the ( ALS Research Fund ) @ 511 N. Thompson St. Whiteville, N.C. 28472