The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 George W. Turner

George W. Turner

Birth
Death 30 Oct 2012 (aged 82)
Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Burial Lovingston, Nelson County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 100021673 · View Source
Suggest Edits

George W. Turner, 82, of Charlottesville, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at his home. He was born on May 31, 1930, the son of the late Robert E. and Annie Seay Turner. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Addie V. Turner; and two brothers, Claude Turner and Robert Allen Turner. George is survived by his daughter, Roberta A. Walker; Addie's daughter, Mary Withers, her husband, Al, and their children, Noelle and Amy; three grandchildren, Joseph Walker, Michelle Walker, and Ava Ritchey and her husband, Travis; and three great-grandchildren, Luke Walker, Harley and Holden Ritchey. George began a long relationship with the University of Virginia in 1954 when he earned a Bachelors degree in Science and Education. In 1956, he earned his Masters degree in Education. Upon completion of his studies, he began a long career as a chemist at the University. George retired for the first time in 1990. Having enjoyed his work so much, he returned to University of Virginia after only a few months and remained there until his illness forced him to retire in August, 2012. George also enjoyed spending his free time with his three grandsons who brought much joy to every day of his life.

The family wishes to extend a special word of appreciation to Hospice of the Piedmont.

Any memorial contributions in George's name may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Parkway, Suite 300, Charlottesville, VA 22901. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, November 5, 2012, at Wesley Memorial Methodist Church in Charlottesville. Interment will immediately follow at Ridgecrest Baptist Church Cemetery in Lovingston.

Published in the Daily Progress from November 2 to November 3, 2012


Family Members

Spouse

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: LNM
  • Originally Created by: JEM
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100021673
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George W. Turner (31 May 1930–30 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100021673, citing Ridgecrest Baptist Church Cemetery, Lovingston, Nelson County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by LNM (contributor 47438535) .