Richard W. Turner, Sr. passed away on Monday, April14, 2014. He was 91 years old and was surrounded by his family at the time of his passing. Richard was a kind and loving soul who never met a stranger. He loved spending time with his family and going for long walks with his granddaughter. Richard's career spanned from the Birmingham News to Moore Handley to Union Camp spanning a total of 72 years. His work was rewarded by several accolades including two free trips to New York. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Rosalie Baldone Turner; his two children, Richard Turner, Jr. and Virginia Love and his only grandchild, Michelle Love. Visitation will be Friday, April 18th from 4 -6 at Ridout's Valley Chapel in Homewood. A private graveside will be at Elmwood Cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of Ridout's Valley Chapel, Homewood, AL.