Carrie Mae Turner, 83, of Marietta, passed away on Saturday (Dec. 29, 2012) at home.
She was born Tuesday, Oct. 30, 1929, in Decatur Township, a daughter of the late C. W. and Lena Clark Sealey. Carrie Mae had worked for West View Pottery, Rich Loaf Bakery and eventually retiring from the Marietta Convalescent Center. She was an avid Cincinnati Reds fan who loved her grandchildren, cats and playing cards.
Carrie Mae is survived by her husband of 47 years, Michael Turner; two daughters, Linda (Bob) Dennis, Debbie (Tulsa) Green and one son Gary Turner; her sister, Darlene Smith; four brothers, Charles, Gene, Gary and Wayne; five grandchildren, Julie, Scott, Dayton, Brady, Brock; and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her four sisters: Pauline Funk, Gladys Flesher, Mary Cottrell and Bernice Pickering.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday (Jan. 3) at 1 p.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Schmelzenbach officiating. Burial will follow in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday after 2 p.m. with family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.mslfuneralhome.com.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff of Marietta Hospice for their loving care.