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Darrell Wayne Turner, 46, Columbia, KY native (1976-2022)

Darrell Wayne Turner of Campbellsville died on Saturday, November 5, 2022 at 2:50 P.M. at his mother's residence after a short illness. He was 46 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. William Davenport officiating. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is requested on Tuesday from 4pmCT until 7pmCT.

He was born August 7, 1976 in Columbia, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his father, Tommy Turner and his step-father, Tony Lewis.

Darrell worked in the food service industry, working at Zaxby's in Glasgow and more recently at Medco Center in Campbellsville. He loved the outdoors, camping, enjoyed Christmas, giving the most unique gifts, and just loved being around his family and friends.

Survivors include:
  • His mother - Marilyn McFarland Turner Lewis of Campbellsville
  • One brother - Jimmy Turner of Campbellsville
  • One sister - Karen Turner Piercy (Stephen Purdom) of Lebanon
  • Nieces and nephews - Taylor, Madi and Jacob Purdom
  • His life-long friend - Melissa Stearns Akin of Columbia
  • Several aunts, uncle, cousins, other relatives and friends
Casket Bearers: Phillip Franklin, Eddie Judd, Terry Judd, Steve Turner, Marty Turner, Tony Brouse

Honorary: Melissa Stearns Akin, Shannon McFarland Atkinson, Shelley Murray Kerns, Ann Franklin, Julie Franklin

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Darrell Turner, 46, Columbia, KY native (1976-2022)

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