Mr. Ronnie Turner, 63, of Twin City, passed away Monday, February 27, 2023, at his residence following a brief illness. Funeral services were held Thursday, March 2, at 11 a.m. at Canoochee Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Mark Wiggins officiating. Interment followed at Antioch Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, at Chapman Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were James Clay, Evan Clay, Nathan Turner, Clay Johnson, Chase Johnson, Blake Marsh, Brannon Bush and Nicholas Johnson.
Mr. Turner was born February 15, 1960, in Swainsboro, to Edward Johnson Turner and Jeanette Newman Turner. He loved hunting, fishing, cooking and farming, and loved working with his cows. Ronnie enjoyed western movies; his favorite being Gunsmoke. His favorite saying was, “It’ll be alright.” Ronnie loved his family, especially his grandchildren. Mr. Turner is preceded in death by his mother; and brothers, Ray Turner and Edward Turner.
Survivors include his father; wife, Connie Johnson Turner; sons, Clint (Natalie) Turner and Chad (Marlee) Turner, both of Metter; grandchildren, Waylan Turner, Ollie Turner and Jax Turner; brother, Kelvin (Michele) Turner of Canoochee; sisters, Connie (Richard) Ferguson of Savannah and Suzette (Neil) Clay of Canoochee; several family members and friends.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.