James E. Turner

Smyrna, Delaware

Jul 16, 1951 – Dec 28, 2017 (Age 66)


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SMYRNA - James E. Turner, III passed away at home on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Delaware is a safer and better place thanks to the life and work of Jamie Turner. As a firefighter, as the calm voice in the middle of years of hurricanes, floods and snowstorms, and as trainer of generations of first...

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As you remember your love one, may your treasured memories continue to bring you peace, comfort, and strength to endure.

I have known Jamie since he was born...his father and my father served together as DSP troopers. He was a truly dedicated to Delaware's firefighters and police officers and served them with unparalleled passion. So sorry to hear of his passing!

To the family of Jamie Turner,
So sorry for your loss. Jamie was a friend to many of us who knew him as both an instructor and co-worker. He always had a smile and a word of encouragement to offer. He will be missed!
Bob and Lori Passwaters

To the Turner family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Although I did not know him personally, I can tell from his tribute how loved and respected he was by so many. The God of all comfort knows the pain and grief you are feeling. He provides us a comforting promise in 1 Thessalonians 4:14. To have the opportunity to see our loved again is something that we can truly look forward to in the future.

Debbie, My deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your husband. Linda Ratchford

Debbie and Melanie, So sorry to hear of Jamie's passing. My thoughts and Prayers are with you and the family at this time. Love and HugsMissy Colbert Roy and Roger Roy

Sorry for your loss, Jamie was my instructor at DSFS back in 1978.
In Sympathy,
John J Samluk

Dear Turner Family , I didn't know your love one although he played a role in helping my family to be safe as a Delaware citizen. Some count riches in a monetary way but your love one was rich in love ,values and family & friends. His core work ethics's were passed on to many and his teaching and training of others will last threw out their life times. Please accept my deeply felt condolences and may all of you continue to reflect what he gave you.

RIP Jamie you will be greatly missed in the Delaware Fire Service. It was a great honor to have known you through the years. I learned at lot of useful information from your teaching as I went through the fire school. I considered you a true friend in all aspects of our friendship over the years. You will never be forgotten. Delaware has lost a great person.