Dec. 24, 2008
Funeral for Louise Turner, 87, of Hartselle was Saturday, Dec. 27, at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Hartselle with the Revs. Jeff Redmond and Brooks Barkley officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing.
Burial was in Friendship Cemetery in Danville.
Mrs. Turner died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008, at Huntsville Hospital. She was born Nov. 25, 1921, in Morgan County to James Wheeler Hunter and Odie Lee Dutton Hunter.
She was retired as a secretary at Redstone Arsenal and worked for the North-Central Alabama Regional Council of Governments in Decatur for five years.
She was a member of First Baptist Church in Hartselle for 59 years where she taught a Sunday school class. She was a member of the John F. Thompson American Legion Post Auxiliary for 45 years and served as its president for five years. She was a member of AARP and Senior Circle and also a member of the Jubalheirs. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar L. Turner; and a brother, Edward Hunter.
She is survived by a son, James H. Turner of Huntsville; a daughter, Linda L. Turner of Hartselle; a sister, Estelle Smith of Hartselle; two grandchildren, Cary Ann Turner and Rachel Turner and two nephews, John Frank Smith and wife Dianne and Charles Edward Smith.