Richard Lewis Turner

Published 7:52 am Monday, April 26, 2021

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Mr. Richard Lewis Turner, 56, of Mocksville, died Wednesday, April 21, 2021.

He was born on Dec. 8, 1964 in Davidson County to Charles Dennis Turner Sr. and Verna Leatha Ridenhour Turner of Woodleaf.

He was a loving husband, son, father and brother. He was a sweet man and had a huge heart. He enjoyed gardening and could fix anything with a motor.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Melanie Foster Turner; and 2 brothers, Charles Dennis Turner Jr. and Matthew Wade Turner.

In addition to his parents, survivors include: 3 children, Ashley Troutman of Rockwell, Emily Turner of Cleveland and Daniel Turner of Mocksville; siblings, Marie Parnell of Winston-Salem, Stanley Turner (Shirley) of New Jersey, Wanda Michael of Mocksville, Sean Turner of Virginia and Madison Turner of Woodleaf; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service was conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 25 at Liberty United Methodist Church with the Rev. Chris Williams officiating.