Otha B. Turner

Published 6:00 am Thursday, December 3, 2009

Services for Otha B. Turner, of McComb, are 2 p.m. Saturday,Dec. 5, at St. Peter Rock M.B. Church in Wesson with burial in theOld St. John Cemetery in Wesson.

Visitation is Friday from 1 until 6 p.m. at Williams Mortuary inBrookhaven.

Mr. Turner, 80, died Nov. 25, 2009, at Southwest MississippiRegional Medical Center in McComb. He was born in Sontag on March12, 1929, to Joe Turner and Hattie Magee Turner.

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He was retired.

Preceding him in death were his parents; and his brothers, D.S.Turner, J.H. Turner and Camp Turner.

Survivors are his wife, Mattie Mae Jackson Turner, of McComb;his sons, Charles Campbell, of Brookhaven, and Lamar Turner, ofMcComb; a daughter, Bessie Ledbetter and husband, David, of BatonRouge, La.; a brother, Terry Turner, of Shelby; his fivegrandchildren; and his 12 great-grandchildren.