William Turner


William Fred Turner was born May 25, 1964 to Mable Turner and Sam Larry Turner. He departed this life on June 23, 2020.

William retired from Columbus Castings where he was a dedicated employee who worked hard and bought laughter to all those he worked with.

William had all the funny stories and could make you laugh. He loved his family and would give you the shirt off his back.

William is preceded in death by his parents, Mable Turner and Sam Larry Turner; great grandparents, Toney Jackson and Marie Jackson; sisters, Barbara Hunt and Doris Powell; brothers, Bethel Hunt, Clarence Minniefield, and Sam Turner; nephew, Kenneth Turner; nieces, Barbara Germany, Tashai Taylor, LaRonda Turner, and April Turner; uncles, Toney Jackson, Don Jackson, James Turner and Robert Jackson

William leaves to cherish his memory, sons, William Turner Jr, Anthony Turner, and Curtis Wright; daughter, Eric Wright; brothers, James Turner and Thomas Turner; sisters, Sandra and Sally Turner; aunts, Norma Jean Benvenutti, Laura Bell Morton, and Rose Marie Curry; best friend, Ron Reed; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

William will be truly missed by all those who had the privilege of knowing and loving him.

Private Services entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave.

Interment at Evergreen Burial Park.

Condolence Messages

  1. Sheila Foggie

    This is hard to believe I’m writing this for you. William I will truly miss you and I’ll never forget you. Condolences to the family and I will be praying for you all.

  2. Uncle Lil-Man,
    You will be truly missed. I know we should never question why god!! But, I do find myself asking why the good ones. I know you’re at peace, and back in the arms of those that cherish you like we do, not only in heaven but also here on earth. RIHIP love you❤️

  3. Linwood turner

    Uncle lil man I have so many childhood memories of you and all my other uncles and aunts how those were the best of times when everybody was still alive and how family use to mean togetherness that what I’m reminded of when I think of you and for that reason I wish you the blessing of joining mama my mom teeny man and Clarence up in heaven

    • Pamela Williams Franks Bey an pauline (Polly)

      William my big brother this road will be rough ur good ness laughter and smile nolonger are here just the fun times an skill u taught a many as how not to be punked back down nor be afraid, I love u always til we meet again love u an love y’all family…..

  4. Lil Man we carried you around when you were a baby never thought we see this day so soon in your life, we never thought that the last time that when we saw you would be the last time, never thought it would be the last hug. Rest in peace, you ‘re with God now love you miss you. aunt Laura Bell & uncle Sammy

  5. Landy Jones and family

    To the family of love so loved May God wrap loving arms around each and everyone and mend the broken hearted.

  6. Carol A Brown

    William you have a heart of gold you will forever have a special place in my heart I love you and will miss you always rest easy my friend you are loved missed and never will be forgotten.praying the Lord will comfort your family and give them strength AMEN

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