Mr. Michael Keith Turner, age 46, of 4 Kyle Street, NE, Rome, passed away Saturday, August 18, 2012, at a local hospital.
Mr. Turner was born in Gordon County, August 8, 1966, son of Martha Jean Hill Turner Tovey and the late J. T. Turner. He was a former employee at Magic Touch Car Wash and was of the Pentecostal Faith.
Survivors include his wife, the former Alice Ruth Smith to whom he was married, April 28, 1991; a daughter, Autumn Marie Godeke, Rome; his mother, Martha Jean Tovey, Rome; 3 sisters, Teresa Jean Bedford and her husband, Douglas, Rome, Sherry Lyn McDaniel and her husband, Joey, Calhoun, and Charity Shae Owens and her husband, Stavon, Rome; a brother, Ronald Lee Leatherwood and his wife, Nancy, Rome;
a granddaughter, Breanna Marie Godeke, Rome; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be hold at 12 noon on Thursday, August 23, 2012, in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home. Bishop Nealon Guthrie, Rev. David Miller and Rev. Casey Farrell will officiate. Interment will follow in the Oakland Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 10:30am until time for the service. At other hours they may be contacted at their respective residences.
Pallbearers serving are asked to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home at 11:30am Thursday and include; Wesley Leatherwood, Jacob Leatherwood, Rev. Casey Farrell, Joshua Dacus, Nathan Varnes, Randy Cantrell, Sr., Randy Cantrell, Jr., and Dustin Cantrell.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home has charge of the funeral arrangements.