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Honor Jean Turner

January 9, 1937 - October 10, 2018

Funeral services for Honor Jean Tarbutton Turner will be held Friday, October 12, 2018 at 3:00 PM at John Knox Presbyterian Church.  Dr. Bruce Willson will officiate.  Interment will follow at Kilpatrick Memorial Gardens, Ruston, under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.  Visitation will be Thursday,…read more

Funeral services for Honor Jean Tarbutton Turner will be held Friday, October 12, 2018 at 3:00 PM at John Knox Presbyterian Church.  Dr. Bruce Willson will officiate.  Interment will follow at Kilpatrick Memorial Gardens, Ruston, under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.  Visitation will be Thursday, October 11, from 5-7 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston

Honor Jean was born January 9, 1937 in Ruston, LA.  She graduated from Ruston High School in 1955.  She married Robert W. “Bob” Turner in 1957.

Honor Jean was a charter member of John Knox Presbyterian Church.  She was active in her church playing piano, singing in the choir, and was active with the Women’s Circle Group.  She was a loving wife and mother to her husband and four children.  She had a passion for many different crafts.

Honor Jean was preceded in death by Bob Turner, husband of 59 years; her parents, James Samuel & Thelma Digby Tarbutton; her brother, James Charles “Bud” Tarbutton; and nephew, James Charles Tarbutton.  She is survived by her children: Robert W. “Bill” Turner, Jr. and wife Vicki of Choudrant, Paul Eugene Turner and wife Lori of Cincinnati, Ohio, James Allen “Jim” Turner and wife Kay of Dubach, and Charles Wayne “Chuck” Turner and wife Remona of Ruston.  Honor Jean is also survived by her grandchildren:  Brad Turner, Clay Turner, Kevin Turner and wife Ashley, Casey Turner and wife Haley; 6 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She lived a long and prosperous life and will be missed by her family and friends.

Pallbearers will be John Richmond, Steve DeFreese, grandsons-Brad Turner, Clay Turner, Kevin Turner, and Casey Turner.  Honorary pallbearer will be Rob Pearce.

Special thanks go to the staff at Alpine and Louisiana Hospice Care and numerous ladies for their care during Honor Jean’s last days.

Memorial donations may be made to John Knox Presbyterian Church, 2106 Cooktown Road, Ruston, LA 71270.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.

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Visitation Information


Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Kilpatrick Funeral Homes - Ruston

Address:

209 North Bonner
Ruston, LA 71270

Service Information


Date: Friday, October 12, 2018

Time: 03:00 pm

John Knox Presbyterian Church

2106 Cooktown Road

Ruston, LA


Cemetery Information


Date: Friday, October 12, 2018

Kilpatrick Memorial Gardens

Ruston, LA


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