John Turner

01/01/1926 - 07/01/2019

Obituary for John Turner

John A. Turner, 92, of California, KY passed away at home on July 1, 2019. He was born in Breathitt County to Roger and Sally Jane (nee Deaton) Turner, who preceded him in death. He retired from Interlake Steel/Newport Steel after 30 years. He joined the United States Navy in 1943, serving in World War II and also as the ship’s cook on the USS Cowpens. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lucille Turner. Sons; Ron and Randy Turner. He is survived by his daughter; Thea (Craig) True. Son; Rick (Cathleen) Turner. Grandchildren; Todd (Cathy) Turner, Tammy Turner, Troy (Lynn) Turner, Micah (Sheri) Turner, Ashley (Aaron) Lang, James Bartlett and Mitchell Turner. Great Grandchildren; Hannah Turner, Miriam Turner, Nathan Turner, Aaron Turner, Abram Turner, Vergie Yung, Lucy Lang, Stella and Sadie Lang. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 10am-12pm. Service will begin at 12pm. Burial will take place in Oakland Cemetery with full military honors. Cooper Funeral Home is serving the family.

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John I am so sad to see you go. You will be missed by so very many people.All of your fellow bowlers here at Walt's will miss your happy face and you with your coffee cup in your hand calling it your go juice.Love to all the family you have left behind. The memory of knowing you will always be with us. Sandy S.
- Sandy Sexton
Mr.Turner was one of the most sweetest ,dearest man I have ever known .He was down to earth and loved popcorn just as much as I do .His passing has broken my heart.Rest in Jesus Arms John Turner!I will miss you
- Patricia

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