Mr. G.C. Turner
Mr. George (G. C.) Turner, 83, of Hogansville, died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at Harbor Grace Hospice in Atlanta.
Mr. Turner was born Dec. 11, 1929, in Jersey, GA, son of the late Harrison and Beatrice Turner. A veteran of service during the Korean and Vietnam wars, he retired as a Sergeant from the U.S. Army after 30 years of service, and then served eight years in the National Guard. He was a resident of this area for 25 years, was employed for a number of years at the Coweta County Correctional Institution, and was a member of Victory Tabernacle in Newnan. He was a Mason for many years, having been a member of the Senoia, Sylvan, and Greenville lodges, and was a past Master of the Aztec, NM Lodge.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Turner of Hogansville; sons, Kenny Turner of Aztec, NM, Ricky Turner of Sharpsburg, David Ward of Greenville; daughters, Melody Ahlgrim and April Turner, both of Aztec, NM; step-daughters, Debbie Flournoy of Greenville and Barbara Ganter of Three Rivers, TX; and a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14 in the Chapel of Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home in Hogansville, with military honors. Rev. James Calhoun, Rev. Terry Calhoun, Rev. Robert Barnett and Kenny Turner will officiate. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 until 8 Tuesday night.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Family Worship Center in Hogansville.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mckibbenfuneralhome.com