Obituary of John Mitzell Turner
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John Mitzell “Mit” Turner, 59, husband of Patricia Ann Hallman Turner, died Monday, December 26, 2016, at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital in Columbia. Born in Sumter, he was a son of the late Solomon Stevens Turner and Imogene Scott Turner. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and sports fan. Surviving are his wife of Sumter; a brother, Keith Wendell Turner of Sumter; two sisters, Faye Turner of Sumter and Shirley Jean Price of FL; a special child, Hunter Zachariah Nunez; and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held at 12 noon Thursday in the Chapel of the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home with Rev. Dale Turner and Rev. Kenny Griffin officiating. Burial will be in the Calvary Church of the Nazarene Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until 12 noon Thursday at the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home and other times at the home. On-line condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.