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Shorty Turner

Shorty Turner
Bigelow-Sanford Retiree
Dies April 2, 2018

James Alfred “Shorty” Turner, 92, Summerville, died Monday in Cartersville.
Mr. Turner was born Oct. 28, 1925, in Aragon, son of the late Melvin and Cleo Turner. He was a member of the Church of God and prior to his retirement, was employed with Bigelow-Sanford. In addition to his parents, his wife, Della Jo Smith Turner; sons, Bradley Turner and Jerry Turner and daughter, Sherry Turner Scott died earlier.
Surviving are his grandchildren, Robby (Michelle) Hill; great-grandchildren, Christopher Hill, Carson Hill and Chloe Hill; brother, Bobby Turner and half-sisters, Jennifer Childers, Margaret Myers and Betty Meeks.
Graveside and interment services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday from Summerville Cemetery with the Rev. Kevin J. Norton officiating.
Mason Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements.