A graveside funeral service for Floyd Lynn Turner has been set for 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Sand Hill Cemetery - Center, Texas where he will be laid to rest between his parents and grandparents. Lynn fought a good battle, now rests peacefully in the arms of his Lord. He departed this earth for his heavenly home on September 10, 2018.
Lynn was born at the Turner Family farm home, in Center, Texas on July 27, 1943. Lynn was sixth of six children, he is preceded in death by his parents, Floyd & Virgie Turner; his brothers & sister, Dennis Turner, Flo Wilburn, Henry Turner, Tallis Turner; Niece & Nephew, Linda Wilburn McKenzie and David Turner; Ex-wife Margaret Ann Nix.
Lynn graduated from Center High School in 1962 and served in the United States Air Force as Sergeant where he was a Jet Engine Mechanic Instructor at Randolph Air Force Base located at Universal City, Texas, he received an honorable discharge. Upon discharge from the USAF, Lynn returned to Center where he worked for several years as a Service Manager at the Chevrolet Dealership in Center. Later he was Owner of Shelby County Construction Company and Continental Construction Company. Lynn expanded his entrepreneurship into the trucking business where he was the Owner & Operator of Lynn Turner Trucking where he had a fleet of tractor/trailer rigs for many years of which he recently retired.
Lynn is survived by his daughter, Ginger Lynette Turner of Sulphur, Louisiana; grandson, Bryce Fowler and wife Ryon, Dallas, Texas; sister, Nelda Belle Turner, Gainesville, Florida; sisters-in-law, Della Turner, Angleton, Texas and Lois Turner, Clute, Texas; Ex-wife Jeanette Blair Shropshire, Fischer, Texas; great grandchildren, Jaxon Fowler and Bryn Fowler; many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.
Lynn will be fondly missed by many friends and family.
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