06-Martha "Mattie" Isabelle Wyatt

Birth: 26 Feb 1856, Ballard Co, KY

Death: 12 May 1943, Kevil, Ballard Co, KY- age 87 (File# 10104)

Burial: Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery

Mother: Lucretia Mae Garriott

Marriage: 1880

Spouse: Augustine "Guss" Walter TURNER

Birth: 7 (or 11) Jun 1854, Ballard Co, KY

Death: 22 Jul 1933, Lovelaceville, Ballard Co, KY- age 80

Burial: Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery

Father: Henry H Turner (1823-1906)

Mother: Eleanor Ellen Mabry (1823-1903)

     CHILDREN: Mattie and Guss had 7 children: [census]
07----CECIL RICHARD TURNER [b. 10 Oct 1880; d. 1957- age 77, bur. Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery], Registered for draft, WW1, m. Anne (Annie) Lee HUTCHINSON [b. Mar 1885; d. 1944- age 59, bur. Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery], daughter of Eli H Hutchinson and Mary E Shoemaker, had 3 children:

     08----EUGENE CONRAD TURNER [b. 5 Mar 1909, KY; d. 13 Jul 2005, MI- age 96, bur. Hillcrest Memorial Park], m. Emily Lee BUGG [b. 11 May 1913; d. 18 Nov 2004- age 91, bur. Hillcrest Memorial Park], SSN: 373-22-3983/MI, had daughter:

          09----SHIRLEY JEAN TURNER [b. 30 Jan 1935, Jackson Co, MI; d. 7 Feb 2010, Avon Park, FL- age 75], m. Jerald L HEYDLAUFF; (see obituary)

     08----GERTRUDE LEE TURNER [b. 18 Jul 1911, Ballard Co, KY (Vol 80/31967); d. 13 Jun 1976, Jackson Co, MI- age 64], SSN: 367-05-7564/MI, m. William Edward RUDOLPH [b. 28 Oct 1904, KY; d. Apr 1972- age 67], son of Joseph E Rudolph and Mollie L Griffin, on 10 Nov 1940, Jackson Co, MI;

     08----RICHARD H TURNER [b. 7 Aug 1913, Ballard Co, KY (Vol 80/39892); d. Jun 1980- age 66], SSN: 386-07-5212/MI, m. Capitola HOCKENBERRY [b. 21 Jun 1916, Convo Co, OH], SSN: 367-05-7566, daughter of Otto P Hockenberry and Maggie M Waldron, on 4 Jul 1935, Jackson Co, MI;
07----WALTER THOMAS TURNER [b. 3 Mar 1882, KY; d. 9 Oct 1946, McCracken Co, KY- age 64, bur. Oak Grove Cemetery], Registered for Draft WW1 & WW2, employed as Flue Welder by Illinois Central Railway, SSN: 709/07/6466/RR, m. Rosa Ann GRIEF [b. 4 Jun 1878, Ballard Co, KY; d. 15 Jul 1960- age 82, bur. Oak Grove Cemetery], daughter of Jacob Grief and Mary W McFadden;

07----CHARLES (Charley) ALLEN TURNER [b. 19 Sep 1885, Ballard Co, KY; d. 18 Apr 1967- age 81, bur. Lovelaceville Cemetery], SSN: 407-05-5140/KY, registered for Draft WW1 & WW2, m. Mattie (Lilian) JONES [b. 3 Mar 1894, KY; d. 4 Feb 1989- age 94, bur. Lovelaceville Cemetery], SSN: 400-12-3168/KY, had children: (Murray Ledger & Times, Murray, KY, via ancestry.com)

     08----CHARLES MURRAY TURNER [b. 24 Dec 1919, KY, Ballard Co, KY (Vol 109/54277); d. 15 Aug 1967, Calloway Co, KY (Vol 36/17751)- age 47, bur. Murray Memorial Gardens], SSN: 402-16-6205/KY, WW2 Veteran, m. LaVance NELSON, daughter of Vernon Artist Nelson (1882-1963) and Mary Ann Goode (1881-1938), had five children: [findagrave.com]

          09----GERALD TURNER, m. Anna ___, lived in Murray, KY;   

          09----NANCY TURNER, m. ___ FLEMING, lived in Lovelaceville, Ballard Co, KY;

          09----SANDRA TURNER, m. ___ JACKSON, lived in Murray;

          09----KENNETH TURNER [b. 1937, KY; d. 11 Sep 2009), m. Joann ___;

               10----DARRELL TURNER, m. Angela ___;

               10----GREG TURNER; and

               10----TERRI TURNER, m. Mike THOMPSON;​ 

          09----GLENN TURNER, lived in Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY;

07----HUBERT LESLIE TURNER [b. 2 Jul 1890, KY; d. Dec 1970- age 80], SSN: 378-07-3231/MI, Registered for Draft WW1 & WW2, m. Willie COLVIN [b. 18 Sep 1890, KY; d. 3 Aug 1930, Ballard Co, KY- age 39], daughter of Luther Colvin & Rosie Bonds, had daughter:

      08----LOTTIE SUE TURNER [b. 3 Dec 1923, Ballard Co, KY; d. 24 Sep 1999- age 75, bur. Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park], SSN: 407-20-3247/KY, m. ___ YOUNG;
07----EARL LENARD TURNER [b. 25 Mar 1893, Ballard Co, KY; d. 26 Sep 1955, Lovelaceville, Ballard Co, KY- age 63, bur. Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery], Farmer, m. Pearl SCOTT [b. 10 Aug 1894, KY; d. Jan 1987- age 92], SSN: 400-68-6543/KY, daughter of TA Scott and Nelly Keller, had son:

     08----KENNETH EARL TURNER [b. 8 Jul 1919; d. 24 Oct 1944, at sea with US Navy, WW2- age 22];

07----FRANK DALZELL TURNER [b. 29 Sep 1897, KY], Registered for Draft WW1 in 1918, Ballard Co, KY; and
07----EVA VORIES (Varice) TURNER [b. 15 Sep 1899, Ballard Co, KY; d. 11 Jun 1989, Paducah, McCracken Co, KY- age 89, bur. Bethel Cemetery], SSN: 365-26-5618/MI, an Assembly Line Worker, m. Robert Atkins UPSHAW [b. 7 Jan 1899, Mason, McCracken Co, KY; d. Apr 1983, KY- age 84], SSN: 405-22-5534/KY, Registered for Draft WW1 on 12 Sep 1918, a Farmer and Machinist-Equipment Manufacturer, son of James H Upshaw and Addie Watwood, had two children (3 according to Stella's birth certificate): (census)
     08----MERTICE IMOGENE UPSHAW [b. 5 May 1919, Ballard Co, KY (Vol 51/25088); d. 23 Jun 1991 (Vol 51/25088)- age 72], SSN: 404/12/0676/KY, m.? ___ RUSSELL; and​
     08----STELLA MAE (May) UPSHAW [b. 6 Aug 1925, Ceredo, Ballard Co, KY (File# 38993); d. 20 Nov 2009. Muskegon Co, MI- age 84 (File# 3281928), bur. Restlawn Cemetery], SSN: 372-22-9178, m. Everett Lovelle THOMPSON [b. 22 Jan 1924, Slater Co, KY; d. 27 Dec 2005, Muskegon Co, MI- age 81 (File 2623720), bur. Restlawn Cemetery], SSN: 404-22-2226, an Assembler- Crane & Hoist Mfgr, son of Joseph Thompson and Artie MacNeil Tisdal, on 9 Aug 1941, Charleston, Mississippi Co, MO], had 2 daughters:
 [Corey Potter]

          09----BEVERLY JEAN THOMPSON, m. ___ VANDERVEST; and

          09----JANE E THOMPSON, m. ___ ROBIDOUX (informant on mother's death certificate);


     1870 District 1, Ballard Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Richard Wyet 40, Farmer; Lucsesia Wyet 35, Keeps House; Martha Wyet 14; William Wyet 13; Henry Wyet 11; Charlie Wyet 7; and Eva M Wyet 6.

     1880 Woodville, 5th Magisterial District census, McCracken Co, KY: has (all b. KY) Guss W Turner 27, Farmer; Mattie (Martha?) Turner 24, Keeping House; and Sam E Turner 24 (Brother), Farmer.

     1900 Woodville, McCracken Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) George W Turnner 47, Farmer; Mattie Turnner 44 (7 children-7 living); Walter Turnner 18; Charley Turnner 14; Hubert Turnner 9; Earl Turnner 7; Delsa Turnner 2; and Varice Turnner 8/12.

     1920 Ballard Co, KY census: has (both b. KY) Cecil R Turner 39, Farmer-General Farm; Annie L Turner 34; Eugene C Turner 10; Gertrude L Turner 8; and Richard H Turner 6.

     1920 McCracken Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Walter T Turner 37, Flue Welder-Steam RR; Rosa Turner 40; and Robert H Turner 11.

     1920 McCracken Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) has Robert Upshaw 20,Farming-General Farm; Borice Upshaw 20; and Mirtice Upshaw 0.

     Next family on this page has James H Upshaw 72, Attie E Upshaw 55 and family.

     1920 McCracken Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Chas A Turner 34, Farmer-Gen Farm; Mattie Turner 25; Maybel Turner 7; Lola M Turner 6; and Murry Turner 1/12.

     1930 Ballard Co, KY census: has (both b. KY) Guss W Turner 76; and Mattie Turner 74.

     1930 Jackson City/Co, MI census: has (all b. KY) Cecil R Turner 49, Laborer-Auto Parts Mfg; Annie R Turner 45; Conrade Turner 21, Laborer-Radio Tube Mfg; Gertrude L Turner 19, Inspector-Auto Parts Mfg; and Richard Turner 17, Machine Operator-Spring Mfg Co. 

     1930 Cairo City, Alexander Co, IL census: has (all b. KY) Charles Turner 44, Sawyer-Box Factory; May Turner 36; Lola M Turner 16; Murry Turner 10; and Robert Holt 44, Carpenter-Lumber Mill (Boarder).  

     1930 Ballard Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Hubert L Turner 40, Laborer-Farm; Willie A Turner 39; and Lottie S Turner 6.

     1940 Jackson City/Co, MI census: has (all b. KY) Cecil R Turner 59, Laborer-Automotive Parts; Annie R Turner 55; Gertrude L Turner 28, Laborer-Spring Co; and James M Turner 48, Laborer- Forge Co (cousin)(widowed).

     1940 Lovelaceville, Ballard Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Charley A Turner 54, Farmer-Farm; Mattie Lilian Turner 46; Charles Murray Turner 20, Salesman-Atlantic & Pacific Store; La Vanche Turner 22 (daughter-in-Law); and Kenneth Tewel Turner 2 (Grandson).

     1940 Ballard Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Robert Upshaw 41, Laborer; Vories Upshaw 40; Mertice E Upshaw 20; Stella May Upshaw 14; and Mattie Turner 85 (Mother-in-Law).

     1943 OBITUARY: Funeral services for Mrs Mattie Turner, widow of the late GW Turner, were held Thursday afternoon of last week at 3 o'clock at Mt Pleasant. Mrs Turner died Wednesday afternoon at the home of her daughter, Mrs Robert Upshaw, Kevil.
     Besides her daughter, she is survived by six sons, Cecil Turner, Jackson, MI; Walter Turner, Paducah; Charlie Turner, Lovelaceville; Hubert Turner, Bandana; Earl Turner, Wickliffe; Dalzell Turner, Cairo, IL; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Miss Eva Wyatt, Kevil; Mrs HH Whipple, Bandana; and several other relatives. 

[Ballard-Carlisle Counties, Kentucky Obituaries, 1940-46, pg 62, May 1943]

     2002 OBITUARY: LaVanche Turner, 84, of Murray died at 9:20 am Monday at Murray-Calloway County Hospital. Mrs. Turner was retired from Purchase Industrial Loan Co. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Murray and the church's Esther Sunday school class. She was a participant in Lottie Moon Missionary Work.
     Surviving are two daughters, Nancy Fleming of Lovelaceville and Sandra Jackson of Murray; three sons, Kenneth Turner of Auburn, AL, Glenn Turner of Louisville and Gerald Turner of Murray; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
     Mrs Turner was preceded in death by her husband, Charles "Murray" Turner, three brothers and two sisters. Her parents were Vernon and Molly Goode Nelson.
     Services will be at 3:30 pm Wednesday at JH Churchill Funeral Home in Murray. Dr Wendell Ray will officiate, and burial will be in Murray Memorial Gardens.

[courtesy of Craig Thweatt & findagrave.com]

     2009 OBITUARY:
Kenneth "Terry" Turner, 71 of Fairhope, died on Friday, Sept. 11, 2009. He was born in Kevil, KY, and was a longtime resident of Murray, KY.
     He was preceded in death by his wife, Joann Turner and his parents, Murray and La Vanche Turner. Survivors include a daughter, Terri (Mike) Thompson of Fairhope; two sons, Darrell (Angela) Turner and Greg Turner of Panama City, FL; two sisters, Nancy Fleming of Lovelaceville, KY, Sandra (Kenny) Jackson of Murray, KY; two brothers, Murray (Janet) Turner of Louisville, KY, and Gerald (Anna) Turner of Murray, KY; seven grandchildren, Matthew Thurman of Fairhope, Andrew Thompson and Alli Thompson of Auburn, Ashley Turner of Pensacola, FL, Hillary, Emily, and Tiffani Turner, all of Panama City, FL; and one great-grandchild, Kaylee Thurman of Troy.
Visitation will begin at 9 am with funeral services at 10 am Wednesday Sept 16 at Fairhope United Methodist Church.
     The family requests memorial donations be made to Shepherd's Place, Fairhope United Methodist Church 155 South Section St Fairhope, AL 36532, or The American Heart Association. Arrangements are by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc, Fairhope.  Burial: Memory Gardens of Fairhope, Fairhope, Baldwin County, AL
[courtesy of Patricia Dunbar & findagrave.com]

     2010 OBITUARY: Heydlauff, Shirley J. (Turner) Age 75, passed away at her winter home in Avon Park, FL, on February 7, 2010 after a short battle with cancer.

     She is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, Jerald L Heydlauff, her brother, James R Turner (Terry) of Saline, MI, daughters, Sharon Starling (Stephen) of Jackson, MI and Sue Stanley (David) of Pinckney, MI, sons Daniel (Kathy) of Colorado Springs, CO, Dale (Gloria) of Upper Arlington, OH, and David (Heather) of Dexter, MI, fourteen grandchildren: Richmond Frederick (Andrea), Scott Klipstine (Alycia), Holly Roosa (Ryan), Christopher, Seth (Megan), Sara, Emma, Sabrina, Travis, Clifford and Ruby Heydlauff; Katie, Amy and Kari Pickell, and one great grandchild, Elijah Klip-Stine.

     Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, E Conrad and Emma Lee Turner. Born in Jackson, MI on January 30, 1935, Shirley married Jerry on November 22, 1952. They raised their children on a family farm. Shirley worked as a bookkeeper for several firms, as an independent owner-operator hauling freight around the country, and as a research analyst for the Transportation Research Center at the University of Michigan.

     Avid travelers, Shirley and Jerry visited every US State and Canadian province, virtually all of the nations of Central and South America, and several European countries. Shirley was a gifted collector and refinisher of antiques, a skilled cook, a talented horticulturist and a lover of animals. She leaves behind her beloved Yorkie, Joy, who brought considerable happiness to her life.

     An Open House for family and friends to celebrate Shirley's life will be held at her home in Michigan, from 1-4 pm on Saturday, May 8. In lieu of flowers, if you choose to honor Shirley with a monetary contribution, please donate to your local Hospice. 
[Published in AnnArbor.com on February 14, 2010] 


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