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Obituary – Andrew Leroy Turner

Andrew Leroy Turner, 51, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2019, in Batesville, Miss. A memorial service was held on Friday, June 14, 2019, at 4 p.m. at Coleman Funeral Home. John Coleman officiated. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Turner was born in Memphis, Tenn. He was a good-hearted man who was known for his strong work ethic. Mr. Turner worked on a towboat for a short while, but he dedicated most of his time to carpentry, becoming a very talented carpenter.

Mr. Turner is survived by his son, Lucas Turner, of Batesville; his father, Butch (Nancy) Turner, of Memphis, Tenn.; his mother, Anita Lanier, of Batesville; one brother, Kirby (Melanie) Turner, of Stowe, Vt.; one sister, Renay (Michael) Smith, of Batesville; one niece; and four nephews.

Donations and memorials in honor of Mr. Andrew Leroy Turner may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association (www.alz.org). Online condolences may be left on the Tribute Wall at www.colemanfuneralhome.com.