Kenneth Kilgo, longtime West Point mayor, dies at 61

Kenneth Kilgo
[Photo via Kenneth Kilgo on Facebook]

Kenneth Kilgo, who served as the Town of West Point, Ala. mayor for the past 12 years died early Monday morning.

According to Warriors for Kenneth on Facebook, he passed away after going into kidney failure Sunday having had sepsis. He passed away at 1:30 a.m. at Huntsville Hospital.

“The City of Cullman extends its condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of West Point Mayor Kenneth Kilgo. Kenneth was very active in civic affairs and took his position as a public servant seriously. He was a powerful influence for good in the growth and progress of the town of West Point, where he served as mayor for many years,” the City of Cullman Municipal Government posted on Facebook.