Ollie M. Turner, 80, of Sebastians Branch passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2003 at the Kentucky River Medical Center, Jackson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Morris Fork Presbyterian Church.
Preceded in death by her parents Cair and Nancy Baker Turner; husband, Letcher Turner and one daughter, Lissie Jackson.
Survivors include five sons; Letch and wife Ima Turner; Sammie and wife Polly Turner of Fairborn, OH; Larry and wife Peggy Turner of Sebastians Branch; David and wife Vicki Turner of Williamsburg; John Turner of Sebastians Branch; six daughters; Nancy and husband Ashford Turner of Springfield, OH; Julia and husband Johnny Keene of Sebastians Branch; Sophia and husband Lester “Chick” King; Elaine and husband Billy Deaton of Sebastians Branch; Elloweese and husband Robert Shouse of Vancleve; Wilma and husband Scott Deyo of Richmond and one son-in-law, Wallace Jackson of Newport. Also surviving are 23 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday, December 20, 2003 at the Breathitt Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Earl Swartzentruber, Rev. Phil Swartzentruber and Rev. David Rule officiating. Burial followed in the Letcher Turner Cemetery at Sebastians Branch. Breathitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were grandsons.
The Jackson Times, December 25, 2003.