December 30, 1930 ~ July 18, 2020

Born in: Jeffrey, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Darlene Turner, 89, of Glasgow, formerly of Monroe County, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2020 at the Christian Health Care and Rehab in Bowling Green, KY. She was born in Monroe County on December 30, 1930 to William Virgil and Alice Smith Turner of the Jeffrey Community and was the widow of Leon Turner, whom she married on July 2,1948 and preceded her in death on November 17, 2016. She was a homemaker and a member of the South Green Street Church of Christ.

Survived by two sons, Jay Turner (Nancy) of Glasgow, KY and Jeremy Turner (Sandra) of Nashville, TN; four grandchildren Allison Wallace (Britton) of Smithfield, KY, Whitney Gries (Ben) of Louisville, KY., Jacob Turner (Kristin) and Jonah Turner (Becca) all of Nashville, TN; three great grandchildren Hudson Wallace, John and Henry Gries; one step grandchild, Krista Duckett (Jason); two step great grandchildren Gavin Matthews and Brantley Duckett, along with several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Alice Turner, two sisters Imogene Blythe and Gladys Turner and one brother Homer Clay Turner.

A private graveside will be held at the Bethlehem Cemetery in Monroe County with burial to follow. There will be no visitation. A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is assisting the family with services.

A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Turner. Share your message of condolence with the family of Darlene Turner at www.crowfuneralhome.com

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  1. So sorry When I was growing up I remember what a sweet lady she was !! Good Gum Tree memories

  2. Thoughts and Prayers in this troubled Time. As Much as we miss our loved ones here on earth, I can only imagine the GREAT family Reunion when they receive their Angel Wings .

  3. So sorry to hear about Darlene. I thought the world of Leon and Darlene. Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family.

  4. Mrs. Turner and Leon were always present to support their sons at athletic events. Two very nice people and two great sons. I considered Jeremy my best friend in second grade. God bless you guys, and I’m sorry for your loss.

  5. I only knew Darlene for a short time, the last couple of weeks of her life, but loved her dearly. Sorry for your loss. Hope you have precious memories

  6. Jay, so very sorry for your loss. I know you have wonderful memories, of her life, that you will always cherish. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.

  7. So sorry for your loss cousin. She was a sweet and special Lady. Leon and I are first cousins. Love and prayers.
    Sherry Turner Trosper

  8. So sorry to hear of the passing of my Aunt Darlene. Our prayers are with the entire family.

  9. So sorry for your loss Jay & family. Your parents were great people. Prayers for you & your family.

    • Jay-so sorry to learn of the loss of your mother. Thoughts & prayers go out to you & your family. Take care.

  10. Jay-so sorry to learn of the loss of your mother. Thoughts & prayers go out to you & your family. Take care.

    • Prayers for you and your family during this time. I always thought a lot of your Mom and enjoyed the time I spent with her. Martha

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