Lois Jean Turner

Lois Jean Turner

Lois Jean Turner, 66, of Montrose, died January 5, 2015 at her home.

Mrs. Turner was a native of Portland, a homemaker, and was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed gardening and fishing, but her family was more important than anything to her.

She was preceded in death by her son, Gary Lewis; her parents, Willis James and Annie Bell Wells Ollison; a brother, John Ollison; and one sister, Mary Helen Wilson. Lois enjoyed gardening and fishing, but her family was more important than anything to her.

Mrs. Turner is survived by her husband, Bunnis Turner; two sons, Jackie L. Wilson of San Francisco, California and Ronnie A. Wilson of Fort Worth, Texas; three daughters, Bridget Crow of Montrose, Jacqueline Dawson and Markeysha Turner both of San Francisco, California; three nieces she raised, who called her “Auntie Granny”, Andrea Smith, Sheila Smith and Sylvia Morgan; 15 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a host of other family, friends and loved ones.

Funeral services are will be held on January 11 at 2 p.m. at St. Peter Baptist Church with Rev. Al Brewer, officiating. Pallbearers are Ronnie Wilson, Jackie Wilson, Derrick Dawson, Andrew Stanley, Maurice Stanley and Melvin Stanley. Burial will be at Providence Cemetery.