Published 9:53 am Saturday, August 8, 2009
Name: Karen Turner
Occupation and title: Administrative secretary
Children’s names and ages: Brian, 19, and Brandi, 18
Church affiliation: Living Word Worship Center
If I could change my name, I’d make it: Lynnette
Pet I’d like to own: Yorkshire Terrier (Yorkie)
People say I look like: My grandmother, Virgie Mason
Favorite movie of all time: “The Parent Trap”
TV show I never miss: “America’s Next Top Model”
The secret to happiness is: Loving everyone
I wish I knew how to: Sing
Song I’d love to sing karaoke to: ‘God In Me’ by Mary Mary
If I had to eat only three foods for the rest of my life, they’d be: Shrimp, fried chicken and fried fish
Three words that best describe me: Loving, sweet and kind
One superpower I wish I had: Make things disappear
Book currently on my nightstand: The Holy Bible
My proudest achievement: Giving my life to Christ
My most recent trip: Women’s convention
My most humbling moments: Giving birth to my children
My life won’t be complete until: I have traveled and been on a cruise
My friends think I’m: A fun person to be around
I really lose my cool when: When I see people mistreated
Favorite college sports team: Virginia Cavaliers
Favorite college sports team: Washington Redskins
Favorite color: Blue
The Best LIFE LESSON I HAVE learned, and who taught ME: To love. I credit that to God.
the best decision I’ve made in life: Giving my life to Christ and giving birth to my children.
THE local charitable or nonprofit organizations THAT I wish more people would support: Breast cancer or any cancer organization
THIS gives ME the blues: To observe homeless people.
MY best childhood memory: My parents always being there for me, showing me love and how to love
MY most recent venture: I branched out to dispatch school.