Kenneth Lee Ensley died Feb. 21, 2015. He was 84.
He was born in Read March 28, 1930, to Fern and Ernie Ensley. He graduated from Delta High School and obtained a degree in electrical engineering from the University of South Alabama.
At the time of his death he was survived by his wife, Sylvia Ensley; his stepchildren, Lyda (Tony) de'Llacer, Lisa Lawrence, (Andy) Hemmings and John Lawrence III; three children from his first marriage; a brother, Keith (Martha) Ensley of Fort Laramie, Wyo.; six grandchildren; and five stepgrandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Ellen Abbott; and a brother, JR.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.