November 16, 1925 – February 06, 2017

Sylvia Turner, age 91, of Somerset, departed this life on Monday, February 6, 2017 at Somerwoods Nursing and Rehab.

She was born on November 16, 1925 in Ano, KY, to the late Elbert and Mary Etta Arthur. Sylvia was a member of Clifty Grove Baptist Church. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, flowers, quilting, crocheting, and loved her family; especially her grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Dana Turner, whom she married on March 15, 1946; two daughters, Joan Smither of Somerset, and Judy A. Tolle of Greenfield, IN; ten grandchildren, Aaron Carson, Robert Carson, Robin Martin, Ricky Carson, Ashley Poynter, James Howe, Terry Burgett, Tina Smith, Tony Turner, and Natalie Robinson; thirteen great grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by two sons, Onvie Turner, and Dale Turner; a grandson, Thomas Gregory Howe; two brothers; Rothel Arthur, and Ferrel Arthur; two sisters, Wilma Perry, and Fern Arthur; and several brother and sisters in infancy.

Visitation will be on Thursday, February 9, 2017 after 6:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Her funeral will be held on Friday, February 10, 2017 at 11:00am in the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Rick Lawson officiating. Burial will be in the Adkins-Arthur Cemetery.

The family request expressions of sympathy to be made to the Pulaski County Alzheimer’s Disease Respite Center. Box 393 Somerset, KY 42502

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Sylvia Turner.