Weatherford Democrat

April 2, 2013

William “Bill” David Turner, Jr.

Weatherford Democrat


William “Bill” David Turner, Jr. age 83, died on Saturday, March 30, 2013 in Weatherford.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Graveside service will be on Thursday, April 4, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Waco Memorial Park with Mr. James R. Plowman officiating.

Bill was born on April 13, 1929, to William David and Una Turner in Waco, Texas. He graduated from Waco High in 1948. William married the love of his life, Marjorie Viola White on Oct. 29, 1949 in Waco. He was Master Mason and a member of the Masonic Lodge 1329 in Bellmead, Texas. 

He had been a resident of Weatherford since 1980.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie Viola Turner; son, Ronald Turner; parents, William David and Una Turner; sisters, Joyce Burns and Martha Brandt.

He leaves behind his daughter, Elizabeth Orff and husband, Russell, of Weatherford; son, Billy Turner and wife, Sheila, of Millsap; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the caring staff at Crescent Senior Care for the care given to their father.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel