Tonight, the Meridian Police Department Grieves over the loss of a fellow officer.
Detective Burta Mae Kelley Fitch served with the Meridian Police Department for almost 30 years.
Detective Fitch passed away yesterday evening in hospice care in Ridgeland .
The Meridian Police Department has given us information for those that would like to pay their respects.
If you would like to pay your respects, to pay tribute, share a memory, light candle, or send flower, you can visit the Berry & Gardner Funeral Home website.