Ralph Gus Turner of Rt. 1, Potosi, Mo., passed away April 12, 1985 in the Washington County Memorial Hospital at the age of 70 years, 2 months and 20 days. He was born January 23, 1915 in Missouri to the late Arthur L. and Josephine (Jolly) Turner.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Myrtle Turner.
Those who remain to mourn his passing are his wife, Dollie Turner of Potosi; one brother, William C. Turner of Rt. 2, Cadet; two sisters, Esther McGowan of St. Louis and Goldie Allen of St. Louis, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were conducted 10:00 A.M. Monday, April 15 at Britton Chapel, Potosi, with Rev. George Roberts officiating. Interment was in New Diggins Cemetery, Rt. 1, Mineral Point, 8nder the direction of the Britton Funeral Home of Potosi.
Independent Journal, Potosi, MO, Thursday, April 18, 1985