Turk John Milford, age 78, of Holly Springs, passed away Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Heritage Hospice in Marietta. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, Dec. 30 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Darby Funeral Home with the Rev. Horace Richards and Dr. C.R. Hill officiating. Interment will follow in Cherokee Memorial Park. Visitation will be Sunday, Dec. 29 from 12 p.m. until 7 p.m. and Monday 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Darby Funeral Home. Survivors are daughter and son-in-law Michelle (John) Thacker of Canton and their children, Haley, Meredith and Hagen Thacker; brother, Edwin Milford of Jasper; and sisters, Wendell Holcomb of Marietta and Evelyn Stafford of Cartersville. Turk was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Milford, son, Michael Milford and brother, Max Milford. He retired from Lockheed Ga. and worked for many years at Darby Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the American Cancer Society, North Canton Baptist Church or Canton Nursing Home. The caring staff of Darby Funeral Home is honored to be in charge of the arrangements.