Our beloved and devoted father, Horace M. Turner, Jr. died at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia, on Monday, July 29, 2019. He was born in Norfolk, Virginia and lived happily there until he went home to see the Lord. He was educated in the Norfolk Public School System. Friends and family gave him the nickname “Feboy”. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served his country proudly. Horace worked as a successful carpenter and was active in his community. He was also an excellent cook and enjoyed feeding his family and visitors that entered his home.
Horace will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He is predeceased by his loving wife, Pecolia Turner and his son, Phillip Burnham. Turner leaves behind his five daughters, Priscilla Davis, Veronica K. Ford (Maurice), Tammy Askew (Marcell), Carla Evans (Marvin), Tracey Samson (Malik) and; two sons, Anthony T. Burnham (Teresa) and Horace M. Turner, III (Hattie); three brothers, Bobby Turner (Lillian), James Turner, and Richard Turner (Deborah); three sisters, Rosa Turner, Doris Felton, and Verna Williams; twenty-one grandchildren; thirty-three great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.