Man donates turkeys to Haywood Co. deputies – with a catch

Deputies with turkeys
Credit: Haywood Co. Sheriff's Office

HAYWOOD CO., NC (WSPA) – The Haywood Co. Sheriff’s Office says they got a donation of 12 turkeys.

But they say there is a catch.

The man donated the turkeys, but there is a specific way he wants them given away.

He wants the deputies to give them away as a surprise gift to 12 people.

He says it is on behalf of his late wife Shelia.

The sheriff’s office posted this on their Facebook page:

“It’s turkey time! A local man bought us 12 turkeys from Ingles, but there was a catch– we honor his late wife’s generous heart and give them away as a surprise gift to 12 people.
The man’s name is Ronnie Parton .. bought turkeys on behalf of his late wife Sheila”

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