Billy Jack Turpin Jr., 46, of Dalton, Ga., departed this life on Saturday, May 31, 2014.
Billy was born Dec. 3, 1967, in Harriman. He was preceded in death by his father, Billy Jack Turpin Sr.
He is survived by his son, Billy Jack Turpin III; daughter, Joanna Turpin, Tunnel Hill, Ga.; mother and stepfather, Barbara and Lloyd Porter; sister, Angelia Kinney, Kingston; and grandson, Jaxson Turpin.
Services to celebrate the life of Billy Jack Turpin Jr. were at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 5, from the Ponders Funeral Homes Melrose Chapel, Dalton. Interment was at Colonial Hills Memorial Park Cemetery. The family received friends in the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.