Turner, James Robert (LaFayette)

Monday, November 12, 2018
James Robert Turner, 79, of LaFayette, passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018. He was born in Rushville, Oh. to the late Acil Seymore and Lillian Louise Searles Turner. He had resided most of his life in Pensacola, Fl., he was a former resident of Cullman, Al. and had resided in LaFayette for the past 13 years. He was self-employed as a brick mason for many years before retiring in 2000. He enjoyed hunting hogs and turkey. 

He is survived by his former wife, Velinda Turner and their son, Acil Rodney Turner both of Pensacola, Fl.; his siblings, Richard Seymour (Wilma) Turner, of Haiti, Karen Sue (Harold) Watson, of Rock Spring, Ga., Paul Daniel (Brenda) Turner, of Ocala, Fl., Miriam Marie (John) Struewing, of Connersville, In. and Mary Jane (Rod) Lawrence, of East Ridge; two grandchildren; one great-grandchilds; and several nieces and nephews. 

The family will celebrate Jim’s life on Tuesday, Nov. 13 in the chapel, with a memorial service at 5 p.m. 

Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes – LaFayette Chapel. Online guestbook at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.

Fox, Helen Joyce (Cleveland)

Arnold, Clara Charlene Bryant (LaFayette)

Jernigan, Janet (Dalton)


Helen Joyce Fox, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, February 18, 2019 at her home surrounded by loved ones. A few of Joyce’s favorite hobbies were cooking, singing, ... (click for more)

Clara Charlene Bryant Arnold, 71, of LaFayette, passed away on Monday, February 18, 2019. She retired from Shaw Industries in LaFayette. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, ... (click for more)

Janet Jernigan, age 67, of Dalton, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at Murray Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Jernigan; brother, Clyde Langham; sister, ... (click for more)


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Fox, Helen Joyce (Cleveland)

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Arnold, Clara Charlene Bryant (LaFayette)

Clara Charlene Bryant Arnold, 71, of LaFayette, passed away on Monday, February 18, 2019. She retired from Shaw Industries in LaFayette. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Sonny Arnold of LaFayette; daughters, Andrea (Jerry) Wallin and Abbe (Bruce) Jones all of LaFayette; sister, Sarah Jane Green of LaFayette; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and ... (click for more)

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Wanda Marlene McDaniel Brown

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Steve Harris

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