Graveside Service for the late Cpt. Luther Edmund Philip Turner, aged 72 years, of Yamacraw Hill Road, will be held on Thursday August 19th, 2021, at St. Agnes Church Cemetery, Nassau Street. Officiating will be Arch Deacon The Venerable Keith N. Cartwright assisted by other members of the Clergy.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, masks and physical distancing are required. Graveside attendance is limited to thirty (30) persons.
Luther is preceded in death by his Parents: Chilean and Edna Turner, his Elder Brother: Frederick Turner and Sisters: Laverne Turner and Telcine Turner-Rolle.
Luther is survived by his Wife: Audrey; Three Children: Edmund (Okeda), Chester and Ladaisy Turner; Stepchildren: James Rolle-Turner, Stephen and Bernard Taylor, Patrice Taylor, Sonia Stuart, and Denise Russell; Grandchildren: Mya, Melea and Moriah Turner; and Step Grandchildren: Darriel and Darris Russell; Brother: Chilean Jr.; Sisters: Elnicka Turner-Forbes, Christine Turner-Swann, Dr. Grace Turner and Edna Turner-Glinton; Brothers-in-law: Kevin Glinton and Floyd Kemp; Sisters-in-law: Tensinca Dorsett and Francina Bodie-Drummit; Nephews: Melvin and Dr. Charles (Theresa) Forbes, Arien (Tamara) Rolle, Frederick (Yenia) and Janin Turner, PC 2748 Ebonais (Chavette) Davis, Dr. Kevin and Dr. Kristofor Glinton; Nieces: Taracita (Oral) Hudson, Michelle Forbes, Michelle (Rev. Dr. Jonathan) Ford, Gimel (Derek) Culmer, Sen. The Hon. Dr. Jasmine (Brian) Dareus, Kemala Swann, Chrishanne (Nino) LaChapel, Caulette (Gervin) Simmons, Chassidy and Charis Swann and Karin Glinton; Aunts: Loria Lightbourn, Noel (Christopher) Richardson, and Frances Colebrooke-Pinder; Cousins: George (Eileen), Charles (Elva), Phillip (Delphine) Turner, Andrea, Cleomi, Jessica and Karen Turner, Peter, Glenn (Ursula), Terrance Pratt, Erica (Phillip) Kemp, Nicole Holley, Margaret Swann, Francena Pinder-Bastian, Joan Pinder-Turnquest, George and Kendal ‘KP’ Pinder; Linda, Charles and Ann Pinder, Florida; Rev. Dr. Dolly King, Clement, Phillip, Avis, Ruth, Cheryl, Dr. Alrena and Melba Lightbourn, Elizabeth Carey, Laverne Swaby, Verna Minnis, Denise Russell, Howard, Roger, Edward, Don, Nigel and Cecil Minni, Lorna Dean, Freeport; Gwendolyn Francis, Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera; Elizabeth Ferguson, Betty, Alexis, Thomasina Simms, Anastacia Thompson, the Seymours of Tea Bay/Knowles, Cat Island, Maxwell (Eve) Poitier, Marcian, Lorna and Gerard Mortimer; Other Relatives and Friends: Desleane Lowe, Donald and Cora Cooper and family, Henry and Gina Dean and family, Cleomi Woods and family, Bishop Stanley Seymour and Edith Seymour, Nikki Seymour, Cat Island families: Turner, Seymour, Moncur, Strachan, King, Hepburn; the Minnis and Pinder families of Andros, the neighbours of Yamacraw Road, the staff, and pilots of Bahamasair, the Civil Aviation Department, the entire St. Agnes Anglican Church family, especially the ACM, St. John’s College Alumni Association, the Caregivers, and everyone with whom he may have worked and worshipped over the years.
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44 Nassau Street, on Wednesday August 18th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.