November 20, 2017

Mr. Robert Turner, Jr.

Mr. Robert Moses Turner, Jr., passed away at the Autumn Square Assisted Living on Sunday, December 21, 2014, two days after his 102nd birthday.

Mr. Turner was born December 19, 1912 in Heard County, Georgia, to the late Belle Bussey Turner and Robert M. Turner, Sr. He was a resident of Columbus, Georgia for over 70 years.

Mr. Turner worked as a Machinist at Lummus Cotton Gin and retired after thirty-three years of faithful service. He was a loyal member of Liberty Baptist Church on St. Mary’s Road in Columbus for many years.

As of late he had attended providence Baptist Church in Roopville, Georgia. He was known for his tremendous work ethic and dedication to his family and friends. He will be missed by who knew him.

He is survived by one daughter-in-law Linda Turner, one sister Jean Turner Clay of Pendergrass, Georgia and many loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Ouida Noles Turner, son, Stanley Turner, brothers, Horace Turner and Pittman Turner, and  sisters, Opal Turner Vaughn, Mary Turner Wright, Mabrie Turner Dorsey, Novice Turner Coursey, and Margret Turner Elrod.

Funeral services for Mr. Turner will be conducted on Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 11:00 A.M. from the Tom Stutts and Son Funeral Home in Franklin, Georgia. The family will receive guests at the funeral home one hour prior to service time.

Graveside services and internment will follow at 2:00 P.M. in the Parkhill Cemetery, Columbus, Georgia.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Liberty Baptist Church of Columbus, Georgia, or the Providence Baptist Church of Roopville, Georgia.

Those who wish may write memorial tributes at www.stuttsfuneralhhome.com.

Stutts Funeral Home of Franklin, Georgia is in charge of the arrangements.

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