Betty J. Turner: May 15, 2017

Published 8:43 am Tuesday, May 16, 2017

RICHLAND — Mrs. Betty June Turner, age 82, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017, at Four County Health Care in Richland.


Funeral services are planned for 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, in the chapel of Hancock Funeral Home, 427 S. Lee St., with the Rev. Brooks Partain officiating.  Burial will follow in Lebanon Cemetery in Plains.


Friends may call between the hours of 1 and 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Hancock Funeral Home, preceding the funeral service.


Born May 7, 1935, in Webster County, she was a daughter of the late William Henry Harris and Willie Lee Cooper Harris.

Mrs. Turner owned and managed Turner Hardware Co. and was a member of Plains Baptist Church.


Survivors include two sisters: Florence Blanton of Plains and Virginia Roberts of Americus; three brothers: William Harris of Americus, Ben Harris of Dawson, and Howard Harris of Vienna; and a number of nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by her parents; by her husband, Ernest Turner; and by a brother, Marvin Harris.


For those wishing to do so, memorial contributions are suggested to Plains Baptist Church, P.O. Box 198, GA 31780; or to the Patient Fund at Four County Health Care, 99 Overby Drive, Richland GA 31825.


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Hancock Funeral Home, 427 S. Lee St., is honored to be entrusted with these arrangements for Mrs. Betty June Turner.