Michael Harold “Skip” Turpin, 68, of Hillsboro, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019 at the Chillicothe V.A. Medical Center.

Skip was born July 6, 1950 in Harlan County, Ky., the son of the late Ralph and Marette Barnette Turpin.

Skip was a veteran of the United State Navy, serving during the Vietnam War.

He is survived by his wife, Wanda Thomas Turpin; stepmother Geneva Walton of Washington C.H.; two sisters; and three brothers.

Services will be 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 19 at Brown Funeral Home, Wilmington.

Military honors will be accorded at 5 p.m. at the funeral home followed by funeral services. Interment will take place privately at a later date.

Visitation will be 3-5 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

For more information or to sign our on-line register, please visit www.arehart-brown.com or see their Facebook page, Brown Funeral Home.