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2014-05-08 / Obituaries


Floyd Eugene “Gene” Turnbow, 56, of Grove Hill died Friday, May 2, 2014. Turnbow was a native of Illinois and was employed as a maintenance worker at Energex in Thomasville.

He is survived by his mother, Betty Turnbow of Grove Hill; four brothers, Pete (Frances) Turnbow of Collinwood, Tenn., Walter (Val) Turnbow of Lovington, Ill., Terry (Gina) Turnbow of Grove Hill, and Boyd (Karen) Turnbow of Arcola, Ill.; one sister, Eileen (George) Fuller of Whatley; three sons, Joshua Turnbow, Jeremy Turnbow and Lucas Turnbow, all of Phoenix, Ariz. and three grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Marcia Turnbow; his father, Floyd Turnbow and his sister, Betty Joyce Rich.

The family will hold services at a later date in Taylorville, Ill. Lathan Funeral Home of Grove Hill is in charge of local arrangements.

Online condolence may be made at www.lathanfuneralhomegrovehill.com.

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