Robert W. “Bob”, Jr. Turner, age 65 of Hillsboro, Tennessee, passed away on March 24, 2015.
He was born in Proctor, Vermont and graduated in 1968 from West Rutland High School in Proctor; graduated from Battle Creek Community College in Battle Creek, MI; and was a Real Estate Broker in Michigan for several years. He later returned to Vermont where he served as a District Inspector Police Officer with the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles until his retirement in 1994. He moved to Tennessee after retiring and met and married Emily Renetta Beckman in 1999. Bob loved the outdoors, camping, fishing and hunting. He also enjoyed farming and raising black angus cattle and spending winters in Florida.
He was preceded in death by his father, the late Robert William Turner and his brother, Harvey Turner.
Mr. Turner is survived by his wife, Emily Renetta Beckman Turner of Hillsboro, TN; mother, Anita Turner Stanislas and step-father, Normand Stanislas of Vermont; three children, Heather Jude (Hiram) of Battle Creek, Michigan, Amy Morgan (Lester) of Fort Wayne, Indiana and Mark Turner (Autumn) of Battle Creek, Michigan; three sisters, Phyllis Jepson (Milton) of West Palm Beach, FL, Rose Wilbur (Herb) of Palm Beach Garden, FL and Ora Turner (Naney) of West Rutland, VT; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two step-brothers, Normand John Stanislas (Jeanie) and Mark Stanislas (Stacy) of Vermont; many nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Central Funeral Home in Manchester, Tennessee
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 11 A.M. at Central Funeral Home
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Shelbyville, Tennessee
Dr. Bob Jared