Turner, Marvin Allen

RetiredFrom DuPont After 35 Years, Loved Sports And Was Talented Musician

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Marvin Turner
Marvin Turner

Marvin Allen Turner, 81, departed this life on September 26, 2017.

A native of Chattanooga, he was the oldest of three children born to Carl Turner and Anna Lee Slack.  He graduated from Chattanooga Central High School in 1953 and graduated from Georgia Tech in 1958.

He retired from DuPont after 35 years of service in 1992.  He then had a second career consulting with companies around the world.  Marv was an avid golfer, loved all sports, bridge and was a talented musician.

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Paula Altman Turner, daughters, Nina (Jody Evans) Turner and Lisa (Ben Mundie) Turner; grandchildren, Madison Mundie, Nolan Mundie and James Evans Turner; brother, Gary (Sarah) Turner, and sister, Lenda Atkins; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 2–4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 13, at Hamilton Funeral Home.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Alexian Village Health care for their kindness and dedication during his brief stay.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to ATV Healthcare Scholarship fund.

Visit www.hamiltonfuneraloptions.com to share words of comfort to the family.

Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, 423 531-3975.

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