Capt. Michael Turner

Published 5:00 am Thursday, June 25, 2009

Services for Capt. Michael Turner, of Yigo, Guam, are 11 a.m.,Saturday, June 27, at Grateful Ministries International Church inBrookhaven with burial in Hillcrest Cemetery.

Visitation is Friday from noon until 5 p.m. at R.E. TylerFuneral Home with family present from 6 until 7 p.m.

Capt. Turner, 38, died June 17, 2009, in Guam Memorial Hosptial,Yigo, Guam. He was born on July 13, 1970, to Roosevelt Price Jr.and Emma Ruth Johnson Turner, both of Brookhaven.

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He was a captain in the U.S. Air Force and stationed inGuam.

He was a 1988 graduate of Brookhaven High School and a 2003graduate of Troy State, in Montgomery, Ala., where he received aBachelor of Science degree in computer science. In 2003 he wascommissioned into the Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC) at theUniversity of Alabama. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in1988.

Survivors include his parents; his wife, Dorothy Sanders Turner,of Yigo, Guam; his sons, Jadon S. Turner and Brendon I. Turner,both of Yigo, Guam; his brothers, Christopher Turner, Perry Priceand Anthony Price, all of Brookhaven; his sisters, Walterine TurnerNelson and Demeshia Wilson, both of Brookhaven; and a host of otherbrothers and sisters.