Ricky L. Turner


Ricky L. Turner, 65, of Edinburgh, passed away February 5, 2018 at Homeview Center of Franklin.

He was born June 20, 1952 in Columbus. He was the son of U.J. and Annalee (Christopher) Turner.

He married Deborah Jean (Howard) Turner June 2, 1970. She preceded him in death on December 29, 2011.

He is survived by his daughter, Michelle Barrett of Shelbyville, son, Ricky L. Turner Jr. of Columbus; four grandchildren; brother, Michael (Leann) Turner of Taylorsville, and sister, Nancy Rittman of Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and a brother.

He was a U.S. Army veteran and formerly worked as a truck driver for Flynn Livestock.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 10, 2018 by the Rev. Lewis Burton at Who-So-Ever-Will Community Church in Edinburgh. Calling will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.

Arrangements made by Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh.