Ernest Taylor


Passed: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Funeral: Monday, November 16, 2015

Age: 97
Location: Greer, SC

Ernest Leo "Tony" Turner, 97, died November 14, 2015.

A native of Greenville County, son of the late Talmage and Bertha Howard Turner, he was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII, a retired air conditioner technician and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.


Surviving are his wife, Marceil Campbell Turner of the home; three sons, Michael Turner (Lucy), Steven "Tank" Turner (Brenda) all of Greer, and Don Turner (Danna) of Taylors; a daughter, Marie Helle (Jet) of Landrum; one sister, Ruth Henson of Landrum; twelve grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

Mr. Turner was predeceased by three brothers, Carl Turner, Leonard Turner and Willard Turner, one sister, Agnes Crain and one grandson, Alex Joseph Dickerson.

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Monday at Fairview Baptist Church, conducted by Dr. Wilson Nelson and Dr. Tom Burns.

Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memory Gardens.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday at The Wood Mortuary.

The family is at the home of his son, Michael Turner, 3670 Pennington Road, Greer, SC 29651.

Memorials may be made to Fairview Baptist Church, 1300 Locust Hill Road, Greer, SC 29651.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

The Wood Mortuary

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