Obituary – David Joe Turner

Published 11:34 am Monday, September 23, 2019

David Joe Turner, 64, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in Shandon, Calif. The funeral service will be held in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Cliff Smiley and Mr. George Lawrence officiating. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. The visitation will be held in West Hall at Waller Funeral Home prior to the service beginning at 12 p.m.

 Born in Bruce, Miss., to the late Eceil Gerry and Mary Louise McKibben Turner, Mr. Turner was an Audio Engineer for Josh Turner. David has been in the music industry all his life working with various country music stars. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Carolyn Armstrong.

 David is survived by his wife, Jamie Henderson Turner, of Oxford; daughter, Ada Turner Byrd, and her husband, Scott, of Tupelo; sister, Anne Baggett, and her husband, Donald, of Fulton, Miss.; brother, Richard Turner, and his wife, Bonita, of Hattiesburg, Miss.; three grandchildren, Andrew, Matthew, and Hannah all of Tupelo.

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 Memorial contributions in Mr. Turner’s memory may be made to Make-A-Wish® America Gift Processing, 1702 East Highland Ave., Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ 85016.

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