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In Memory of

John Wesley TURNER, Sr.

July 5, 1927 - June 12, 2017

Obituary


John Wesley Turner, Sr., 89, of Liberty, went home to be with our Lord on Monday, June 12, 2017, at his home.



Born in Edgefield, SC on July 5, 1927, he was the son of the late Henry H. and Addie Corley Turner. John enjoyed attending auctions and gardening flower beds. He was a US Army veteran who served during WWII, and was retired from Greenwood Mill in Liberty and Riegel Textiles. John loved his family and the Lord, and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Liberty.



Surviving are his life...

John Wesley Turner, Sr., 89, of Liberty, went home to be with our Lord on Monday, June 12, 2017, at his home.



Born in Edgefield, SC on July 5, 1927, he was the son of the late Henry H. and Addie Corley Turner. John enjoyed attending auctions and gardening flower beds. He was a US Army veteran who served during WWII, and was retired from Greenwood Mill in Liberty and Riegel Textiles. John loved his family and the Lord, and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Liberty.



Surviving are his life companion, Mary Wyatt; seven children, John W. Turner, Jr. (Shirley), Jimmy Turner (Martha Ann), Rick Turner (Debbie), Randy Turner, Denise Turner, Matt Cassell, and Dave Cassell (Lisa); fourteen grandchildren and twenty two great-grandchildren.



John was also predeceased by one daughter, Jane Johnson, one son in-law, Bill Johnson; one granddaughter, Melissa Mobley; one great-grandson, Skyler Blackburn; and nine sisters.



Funeral services will be held on Sunday, June 18, 2017, at 3 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, with receiving of friends prior from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the church.



Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park and Gardens.



Memorials may be made to Interim Hospice of the Upstate, 16 Hyland Rd., Greenville, SC 29615.