William 'Bud' Turner

William 'Bud' Turner


Passed: Sunday, August 26, 2018
Funeral: Thursday, August 30, 2018

Age: 76
Location: Greer, SC

William "Bud" Turner, 76, husband of Sharon Riley Turner, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2018.

Born in Greer, the son of the late Robert and Vera Forrester Turner, he was a devoted, loving husband, father and grandfather.

He dedicated his working life to the Greenville News. At his retirement, he directed the newspaper?s home-delivery network and its post press operation. Bud was an active member of Mount Lebanon Baptist Church.


Surviving in addition to his wife are a daughter, Tammy Cannada (Brent), sons, Derek Turner (Kim) and Tracy Turner (Michele) including eighteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Surviving sisters, Ruth Smith, Mildred Stokes, Louise Spearman, Sara Savot, Rita Free, Judy Cannon and Alice Batson.

He was predeceased in death by his sisters, Peggy Jo Turner and Evelyn Stokes Adkins.

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Mount Lebanon Baptist Church, conducted by Rev?s. Mark Smith, Nelson Stokes and Tracy Turner. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Keith Cannada, Andrew Turner, Stephen Turner, Keith Stokes, William Howell and Aaron Stokes.

Honorary escorts will be the Eveready Men?s Bible Class and Blue Ridge High School Class of 1959.

Visitation will be held 1-3 p.m. Thursday at the church.

The family is at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mount Lebanon Baptist Church, 572 Mount Lebanon Church Road, Greer, SC 29651.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com

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