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Doris Loy Turner, 83, Adair County, KY/Russell Co., KY native (1935-2018)

She was a member of Jamestown Nazarene Church. She was a Sunday School Teacher, a talented musician, a singer with several ladies trios, and a pianist. She was a housewife, a seamstress and clothes designer, and a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a native of Russell County, a former resident of Adair County, and was residing in Pulaski County at the time of her death there. She was the daughter of the late Everett & Pearl Antle Loy. She leaves six direct living descendants. Her final resting place will be in Adair County, KY
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Doris Loy Turner age 83 years a resident of Somerset Nursing & Rehab, formerly of Columbia, KY passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 4:58pmET, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital In Somerset, KY.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 1pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Dr. Gregory A. Ryan, the officiating clergy. Interment in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 6amCT, Wednesday morning at the funeral home.

Doris Loy Turner, 83, Adair County, KY/Russell Co. native (1935-2018)

She was born Wednesday, March 13, 1935 in Jamestown, Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Everett & Pearl Antle Loy. She died Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Somerset, Pulaski County, KY, at the age of 83 years, two months, and 27 days.

She was preceded in death by four brothers Robert, Houston, Preston and Jerry; and two sisters, Noreen Wilson and June Ramsey. She is survived by:
  • One son: Glenn (Leah) Turner of Columbia, KY

  • One daughter: Mary Ann (Dr. Gregory) Ryan of Somerset, KY

  • One sister: Myrna Osgood of Louisville, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Daniel (Brittney) Turner and Hannah Turner & her special friend James Neyman

  • Two great grandchildren: Blayden Graves and Noah Paul Turner

  • Several nieces, nephews other relatives & friends
Doris was a member of Jamestown Nazarene Church, a housewife, musician, sang with several ladies trio, pianist, Sunday School Teacher, seamstress, clothees designer, wonderful mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.

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Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funneral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Doris Loy Turner, 83, Adair County, KY/Russell Co., KY native (1935-2018)

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