Ernest Turnbull Dies

Ernest Turnbull

Ernest Turnbull, formerly of Turnbull and Sons Welding, has died.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Esmie Todman Turnbull.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Turnbull; sons: Verdell, Verlin and Dwence Turnbull; daughters: Verla and Deshanna Turnbull, and Verna Turnbull-Carty; daughter-in-law, Maxine Turnbull; son-in-law, Amos W. Carty Jr.; and grandchildren: LaShell M. Johnson, Morgan M. Richardson Jr., Brandon Turnbull, DeQuan Turnbull, Amorie Carty and Emanuel Turnbull.

He is also survived by great-grandchildren: Bryce and London Johnson; brothers: Calvin Turnbull, Alfred and Charles Freeman; sister, Violet Freeman; special mention, Brother Rudolph Freeman and Sister Marjorie McFarlane; nieces and nephews too numerous to mention; and other family members including the Turnbulls, Freemans and Fretts of Tortola, B.V.I.

The first viewing will be held from 7-9 p.m., Friday, March 5, at Turnbullā€˜s Funeral Home. The second viewing will be from 8:30-10 a.m., Saturday, March 6, at Church of God of Prophecy (Donoe Bypass at C-5 Hoffman). It will be followed by the service at 10 a.m. Interment will take place at Western Cemetery No. 1.