Mr. Stephen Wayne Turner, 75, passed away Feb. 4 at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick.
Born Jan. 22, 1947, in Hazlehurst, to Edd T. and Gladys Marie Douglas Turner, Wayne was a Vietnam veteran of the United States Army. He was a truck driver for many years before becoming the owner and operator of W.W. Construction Company. A proud member of the NRA and American Legion, he loved fishing and woodworking. Wayne’s whole world revolved around his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Frances Cooper Turner; his parents; and a daughter, Dinah Marie Wilson.
He is survived by his daughter, Angela Turner Clayborn (Benny); grandchildren, Devin Crews, Austin Clayborn (Bree), Rebecca Wilson (Blade), and Alyssa Blair; great-grandchildren, Makayla, Leon, Braxton, and Madilyn.
Graveside services with military honors will be at 11 a.m., Feb. 11 at Chapel Park Cemetery with the Rev. Patrick Owens officiating.
Remembrances may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (www.stjude.org), St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.
Brunswick Memorial Park Funeral Home is in charge.