Mary Ellen Barton Gilfillan Turner
submitted by Roberta Lewis
. John B. Turner Died September 21
Ellen Mary Turner, wife of the late Judge John B. Turner, died Thursday
Sept. 21, 1939 at her home on
attained the age of 79 years , 4 months, and 26 days. Judge Turner
in death by nine days.
Mary Barton, daughter of Penelope Poil and George Barton, was born near
12 and joined the
married to Jason
born five children: Cora Celeste, Rose Blanche, Anna Opal , Frank Boyd,
George, all of whom survive except Frank Boyd, who died July 26, 1925 .
also survived by two sisters , six grandchildren and six
Gilfillan passed away in January 1906 . The deceased was united in
the late John B. Turner December 18, 1907. During the remaining years they
in happy companionship in
who held them in high esteem.
services were held Sunday afternoon in the
the pastor, Rev. H.L.Stukey. The musical numbers consisted of a duet
,"Rock of Ages.,"
Mrs. Kathleen Halter and Mrs. John Mayfield and a solo
Old Rugged Cross," by Dr. V.E. Altholz of Hawk Point. Interment was
made in the
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