NEWPORT NEWS - Bernard Price Turner, 85, passed away Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010, in Richmond, Va.
A native of Lynchburg, Mr. Turner was a longtime Newport News resident who served his country as a Corporal in the Marine Corps and retired from Life Insurance Company of Georgia after 40 years of service.
Mr. Turner was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 58 years, Ann H. Turner; and a daughter, Deborah Ann Turner.
Bernard is survived by his daughter, Carolyn T. Porter and her husband, Stephen of Midlothian; son, Timothy P. Turner of Newport News; granddaughters, Lindsey and Laura Porter.
The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff at Ginter Hall South.
A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, at Peninsula Funeral Home with the burial immediately following in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Parkview Baptist Church, 604 Hilton Blvd., Newport News, VA 23605.
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Published by Daily Press from Dec. 29 to Dec. 30, 2010.