Joyce Turner (1935 - 2014)

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Joyce Marion Faries Turner


Joyce Marion Faries Turner, 79, of Simpsonville, widow of Alvin Clifford Turner, died on Monday, August 18, 2014.

Born in Hollywood, CA, she was the daughter of the late E. Bretelle Ousley and John Faries, and sister to Donald Faries (Hazel Faries) of Moraga, CA, and the late Thomas Faries.

Joyce was of the Methodist faith.

She is survived by four children, Margaret Turner Collins (Ronald R. Collins) of Greenville, Pam J. Carlin (Michael J. Ryan) of Falls Church, VA, James R. Turner (Martha L. Terrazas) of Simpsonville, and John C. Turner (Jennifer Turner) of Texas; nine grandchildren; and fourteen great grandchildren.

The visitation will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. until 1:15 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest, with the funeral service following at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel. Burial will be at Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to the Kessler Foundation for Stroke Research, 300 Executive Dr., Suite 70, West Orange, NJ 07052, or the Breast Cancer Foundation c/o The Cancer Society of Greenville County, 113 Mills Ave., Greenville, SC 29605, or to the American Heart Disease Association, 301 University Ridge, Greenville, SC 29601.

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Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Northwest Chapel
6710 White Horse Road Greenville, SC 29611
(864) 294-6415
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 22, 2014
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