Marlon O. Lafferty

Marlon O. Lafferty, 77, of Lauderdale, Mississippi, passed away on August 26, 2019, at his residence.   

He was born on September 10, 1941, to Harmon and Lula (Southern) Lafferty in Clarke County, MS. 

Marlon is survived by his wife, Ruth Lafferty; daughters, Elizabeth (Terry) Pratt and Leslie (Bobby) Morris; sisters, Joyce Parks and Sue Cornish; six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harmon and Lula Bee Lafferty.

Visitation was held Wednesday, August 28, 2019 after 5:00 p.m. at Wright's Funeral Home, Quitman, Mississippi.

Graveside services were held on Thursday, August 29, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at the Hepzibah Cemetery with Rev. Richie Davis officiating.

Online condolences can be given at


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