Cynthia N. Turner

Published 6:12 pm Thursday, July 20, 2017

FRANKLIN — Cynthia Nowell Turner, 71, passed away on July 20, 2017, in Southampton Memorial Hospital.

Cynthia N. Turner

Cindy was a native of Suffolk and was born on Jan. 29, 1946, in North Carolina, and was adopted to parents, Ralph and Ellen Smith. She was predeceased by her parents; her husband of 45 years, Perry Turner Sr.; a cousin, Sue “Sue Baby” Moore; and her grandson, Jonathan Allen.

She was an active member of Rock Church in Franklin.

Cindy is survived by her daughters, Lisa McKinney (Ed), Kimberly Smullen (Steven), Jennifer Allen (Bradley Sr.) and Lori Walters; her son, Perry Turner Jr. (Donna); 14 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

The Celebration of Life service will be at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 24, in The Rock Church of Franklin with Pastor Danny Dillon officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Rock Church Gymnasium Fund, 130 Lakeview Road, Franklin, VA 23851, or

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