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Celebrating the life of
Fred C. Turner
Passed away on May 27, 2019
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200
  • Memorial Service
  • 1:00pm - Thursday, May 30, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss my condolences to the family death is never an easy thing to bear but our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give the family comfort and strength. JW.ORG for any questions, again I am sorry for your loss.

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

So sorry to hear about the death of your love one, Since death wasn't originally God's purpose for mankind it's very painful to deal with , but please be assured that very soon, death will be done away with (Rev.21: 3&4 ) .My thoughts and prayers are with you all .

Dorothy , Dacula Ga ,

Janie, We think of you both so often and are heartbroken to learn of Fred's passing. Please know that we are here for you and we will always remember Fred's kind and gentle soul. With love and deepest sympathy, Sammy and Patty

Sammy and Patty Harmon, Atlanta, GA

Janie, We are so saddened to hear of Fred’s passing. Please know you & your family are in our thoughts & prayers during this difficult time. With sincere sympathy, Richard & Daphene Ward

Richard & Daphene Ward, Braselton, GA

Our family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers. We were so sadden to hear of Fred's death. Fred was our funeral service colleague and friend. The Turner and Wages families go back many years together in serving families. Mr. A.S., Mel, Ralph and now Fred were special funeral service professionals, along with our father, Tom M. Wages, Sr. We are here to support you in anyway we possibly can to make your journey of grief a little less devastating. With personal regards, Valerie J. Wages, CFSP, Rick & Tommie Ann Wages Johnson, and Tom M. Wages, Jr.

Valerie J. Wages, CFSP, Lawrenceville, GA

Pat and Jane, oh the memories! I am so saddened to learn of Fred’s passing. He was always so special to me as we were growing up in Decatur.

John Fulmer, Clemson, SC

As a student at Gupton-Jones in the early 70's I enjoyed having Fred as a classmate as well as working with him and his dad at the funeral home. Among my classmates were Bird Hodges and Steve Weeks. Janie and family may you feel the presence, peace and power of the Holy Spirit at this time.

Daniel Jones, Winston-Salem, NC

What a man Fred Turner was. He was a great friend for many years and a former classmate of mine in Mortuary School. I lived at A.S.Turner Funeral Home while going to school and Fred worked right along with us students. Great Family and remember all the GFDA and NFDA trips we took with Janie and Fred. His family will always be remember has the best in the funeral business

Bird and Betty Hodges, Statesboro, Georgia

My sincerest sympathies to the Turner Family. Fred was always kind and helpful anytime I spoke with him. I enjoyed working with him on an Explorers' module for funeral service. You all are in mine and Danny's prayers.

Patty Hutcheson, CFSP, Buchanan, GA

Pat and Jane. I remember you and your family from Decatur First Methodist Church. Not to mention, most of my family (Johnston) used your services at the funeral home. Fred was always such a gentleman and enjoyable to be around. I am sorry for your loss. May God bless and comfort you. Terressa Duggan

terressa daniel duggan, st augustine, fl

We are so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working with Fre for about 35 years. He was a great guy and a great funeral director. Our prayers are with you.

Ernie and Peggy Mosier , Mansfield , Ga

Jane and family, We've just learned of Fred's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. I worked with Fred for 24 years and thought of him as a good friend. We know you will truly miss him. Wayne & Sandra Yeomans

Wayne.& Sandra Yeomans, Eatonton,, Ga.

Janie, Scott and Caroline I am so sorry for your loss and y’all are in my thoughts and prayers. I am glad to have known and worked with Fred for around 25 years at Turners. Fred was a great source of information for me as I was a Cub & Scoutmaster and proud parent of an Eagle. In my book I will always remember Fred as being: Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean and Reverent. Always a true Scout to the end.

James K. Stewart, Loganville , GA

Fred Turner, 72, of Orlando, Florida, died Monday, May 27. He is survived by his wife Dr. Janie Turner, his daughter Caroline Turner of Seattle, his son Scott Turner and Scott's wife Karen Love of Greenville, and two sisters, Dr. Patricia Turner and Jane Turner. Fred worked with his dad at A. S. Turner and Sons Funeral Home in Decatur, Georgia, for 42 years before retiring with Janie to Orlando. He was active in many community organizations, but mostly enjoyed spending time with his family.

A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, May 30, at 1:00 at Northside United Methodist Church, with a reception to follow in the church hall. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, friends donate to their own preferred organization or charity. Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Savannah, GA.

 

 

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I am so sorry for your loss my condolences to the family death is never an easy thing to bear but our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give the family comfort and strength. JW.ORG for any questions, again I am sorry for your loss.

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

So sorry to hear about the death of your love one, Since death wasn't originally God's purpose for mankind it's very painful to deal with , but please be assured that very soon, death will be done away with (Rev.21: 3&4 ) .My thoughts and prayers are with you all .

Dorothy , Dacula Ga ,

Janie, We think of you both so often and are heartbroken to learn of Fred's passing. Please know that we are here for you and we will always remember Fred's kind and gentle soul. With love and deepest sympathy, Sammy and Patty

Sammy and Patty Harmon, Atlanta, GA

Janie, We are so saddened to hear of Fred’s passing. Please know you & your family are in our thoughts & prayers during this difficult time. With sincere sympathy, Richard & Daphene Ward

Richard & Daphene Ward, Braselton, GA

Our family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers. We were so sadden to hear of Fred's death. Fred was our funeral service colleague and friend. The Turner and Wages families go back many years together in serving families. Mr. A.S., Mel, Ralph and now Fred were special funeral service professionals, along with our father, Tom M. Wages, Sr. We are here to support you in anyway we possibly can to make your journey of grief a little less devastating. With personal regards, Valerie J. Wages, CFSP, Rick & Tommie Ann Wages Johnson, and Tom M. Wages, Jr.

Valerie J. Wages, CFSP, Lawrenceville, GA

Pat and Jane, oh the memories! I am so saddened to learn of Fred’s passing. He was always so special to me as we were growing up in Decatur.

John Fulmer, Clemson, SC

As a student at Gupton-Jones in the early 70's I enjoyed having Fred as a classmate as well as working with him and his dad at the funeral home. Among my classmates were Bird Hodges and Steve Weeks. Janie and family may you feel the presence, peace and power of the Holy Spirit at this time.

Daniel Jones, Winston-Salem, NC

What a man Fred Turner was. He was a great friend for many years and a former classmate of mine in Mortuary School. I lived at A.S.Turner Funeral Home while going to school and Fred worked right along with us students. Great Family and remember all the GFDA and NFDA trips we took with Janie and Fred. His family will always be remember has the best in the funeral business

Bird and Betty Hodges, Statesboro, Georgia

My sincerest sympathies to the Turner Family. Fred was always kind and helpful anytime I spoke with him. I enjoyed working with him on an Explorers' module for funeral service. You all are in mine and Danny's prayers.

Patty Hutcheson, CFSP, Buchanan, GA

Pat and Jane. I remember you and your family from Decatur First Methodist Church. Not to mention, most of my family (Johnston) used your services at the funeral home. Fred was always such a gentleman and enjoyable to be around. I am sorry for your loss. May God bless and comfort you. Terressa Duggan

terressa daniel duggan, st augustine, fl

We are so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working with Fre for about 35 years. He was a great guy and a great funeral director. Our prayers are with you.

Ernie and Peggy Mosier , Mansfield , Ga

Jane and family, We've just learned of Fred's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. I worked with Fred for 24 years and thought of him as a good friend. We know you will truly miss him. Wayne & Sandra Yeomans

Wayne.& Sandra Yeomans, Eatonton,, Ga.

Janie, Scott and Caroline I am so sorry for your loss and y’all are in my thoughts and prayers. I am glad to have known and worked with Fred for around 25 years at Turners. Fred was a great source of information for me as I was a Cub & Scoutmaster and proud parent of an Eagle. In my book I will always remember Fred as being: Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean and Reverent. Always a true Scout to the end.

James K. Stewart, Loganville , GA


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