2010-07-29 / Obituaries


Emma Claire Reed Turner, 79, of Mobile County died July 19, 2010 at Eight Mile Nursing Home.

She was born Sept. 26, 1931. She was a native of Jacksonville, Fla. She was a member of New Hope Church of God of Citronelle. She was best known for her wonderful smile and her heartfelt dedication to her husband all through life. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include three sons, William David (Mattie) Turner, Citronelle, Dale ( Jeanne) Turner, Creola, Harry (Rachel) Howard Turner, Tallahassee, Fla.; three brothers, 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Dave Emmitt Turner.

The service was July 23 at 11:30 a.m. at Shelton Beach Road Baptist Church of Saraland with Rev. Gary Shockley officiating. Burial was in the Pinecrest Cemetery in Mobile. St. Stephens Funeral Home directed.

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