Robert 'Rob' Turner
TIFTON — Mr. Robert “Rob” Turner, 75, of Tifton died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors with the Rev. Ronnie Howell officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Calvary United Methodist Church Cemetery with his grandsons serving as the pallbearers.
The family will receive friends today from 6-8 p.m. at Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors.
Mr. Turner was born May 21, 1937 to Benard Thomas (B.T.) and Carrie Mae Crosley Turner, both of whom preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death was his wife, Mary Frances Driggers Turner, two brothers and one sister.
A member of Mount Calvary United Methodist Church, he enjoyed growing vegetables, raising goats, watching NASCAR, gospel music and loving his dog. He retired from Alumax as mechanist.
Survivors include his son, Robbie Turner of Tifton; daughters and sons-in-law, Kathy and Salvador Paniaqua of Dalton and Fran and Karl Yost of Leesburg; sisters, Louise White of Chula and Betty Harp of Tifton; brother and sister-in-law, Wendell and Carolyn Turner of Tifton; sister and brother-in-law, Sue and J. W. Steedley of Waycross; sisters-in-law, Ann O’Quinn and Betty F. Driggers, both of Tifton and Betty Jean Turner of Enigma; grandchildren, Daniel Paniaqua, David Paniaqua, Salvador Paniaqua Jr., Josh Turner, Mitchell Turner and Jordan Turner; great-grandchildren, Brittany Payne, Emma Grace Turner, Dixie Lee Turner; mother of his grandchildren, Freida West of Tifton, as well as several nieces and nephews.
You may sign the guest registry at www.albritton-beaumontfuneralhome.com.
Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.
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