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.
Delta County Joint School District #50, and its special counsel, Jon Olafson, have responded to the complaint filed by Cidney Fisk, a 2016 Delta High School graduate. Fisk has filed suit in federal court, accusing DHS teachers, guidance counselors, administrators and school district leadership of retaliation after she spoke out against religious activities during school hours on school property.