Alton | Tuesday, May 17 2022 |
Billy G. Turner, 76, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at his home.
Born Feb. 8, 1946, in Alton, he was a son of Siegle and Katherine (Jones) Turner.
He married Terry S. Elledge on May 14, 1966, in Alton. She preceded him in death on Dec. 24, 2017.
The U.S. Army veteran worked as a clerk for Burlington-Northern Railroad. He enjoyed taking cruises and playing slot machines.
Survivors include his children, Janet (Bob) McAllister of Springfield, IL, William Turner of Alton, Barbie Turner of Alton, Jennifer Turner of Staunton, and Danielle Turner of Carrollton, GA; 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; a sister, Stella (Edd) Denny of Shiloh, IL; and a brother, Jim (Sharon) Turner of Jonesboro, AR.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents and five brothers, Siegle Turner, Jr., Derwood Vasser, Ewell Turner, J.C. Vasser, and Ottis “Lee” Turner.
Visitation will be Monday at Paynic Home for Funerals from 10 a.m. until services begin at 11 a.m. Pastor Stephen Martin will officiate.
Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.
An online guestbook is available at www.paynicfh.com
Paynic Home for Funerals