08/05/09 — WILLIAM M. TURNER JR.

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Died Aug. 3, 2009

NEWTON GROVE -- William M. Turner Jr., formerly of Petersburg, Va., passed away Monday.

A memorial service was held today at 2 p.m. at West and Dunn Funeral Home in Newton Grove, with the Rev. Joel Kettner and the Rev. Walter Gaskins officiating.

He was the son of the late Dr. William M. and Margaret Turner.

Bill enjoyed the company of good friends, winning at canasta and relishing a fresh tomato. His quick wit, pleasant demeanor and ever-present hospitality will be sorely missed by scores of friends.

Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth; brothers, Richard B. of Alexandria, Va., and Robert C. of Murfreesboro; and sister, Margaret Walsh of Petersburg, Va.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Newton Grove United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 471, Newton Grove, NC, 28366, the Sampson County Friends for Animals, P.O. Box 1, Clinton, NC, 28329, or the charity of your choice.

Condolences may be sent to www.westanddunn.com.

West and Dunn Funeral Home of Newton Grove is serving the family.


Published in Obituaries on August 5, 2009 1:47 PM