Bernard TURNER
Peninsula Funeral Home
11144 Warwick Boulevard
Newport News, VA
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.
Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at

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Published by Daily Press from Dec. 29 to Dec. 30, 2010.
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Dear Tim,
I was so sorry to hear about your Dad. I have many fond memories of him and all of your family.
May God bless you at this difficult time.
Luci Collins
January 3, 2011
Carolyn, my prayers are with you and your family at this time.
Karla Murphy
January 3, 2011
Dear Carolyn and family, sending my sincerest thoughts, hopes and prayers that you are receiving comfort from your loving memories, your faith in God and his faithfulness in all that's yet to come. HIs blessings are bountiful and never ending. I know his arms are around you and holding you gently at this moment . Sending many thoughts of love your way,
raymonde johnson
January 3, 2011
I do not know you well but know it is hard to loose someone dear especially at a holiday. Though you are sad right now, may you take comfort that your father is rejoicing in heaven as he joins his family members already there.
With sincere symapathy,
Kathryn Hurtz SLP
Alberta Smith Elementary
January 3, 2011
My deepest sympathy for you and your family. I will keep you all in my prayers.
Kathy Trent
January 1, 2011
Dearest Tim,
You are in my prayers at this time of sorrow. Deepest Sympathies.
Linda Crayton ' 66
December 31, 2010
I will always remember Uncle Bill with a special fondness. My deepest sympathies to your family during this time of sorrow. May God be with you.
Cheryl McCoy
December 29, 2010
"My thoughts and prayers are with you, I'll cherish the memory I have of your father's smile and sharp wit.
With my Deepest Sympathy at your time of sorrow"
Virginia Walker
December 29, 2010
Praying for friends to comfort you,
faith to uphold you,
and loving memories
to help you smile again.

With Sincerest Sympathy
Jackie Neidle
December 29, 2010
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