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Obituary of Lillie Avins Turner

Lillie Avins Turner, 82, widow of Marvin “Bubba” Turner, died Sunday, June 2, 2019 at her home.


Born in Sumter, she was a daughter of the late Paul Avins and Eula Turner Avins.


Mrs. Turner was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.  She was retired from Gold Kist.


Surviving are a son, Randy Allen Turner of Pinewood; two daughters, Norma Hodge (Shawn Mize) of Manning and Penny Rayleen Shipley (Phillip) of Sumter; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Avins, Jr. and a daughter-in-law, Sherry Turner.


Funeral Services will be held at 2 P.M. Thursday in the Chapel of the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home.


Burial will be in the Pinewood Cemetery.


The family will receive friends from 5 P.M. to 7 P.M. Wednesday at the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home and other times at the home of her daughter, Norma Hodge, 326 Brockington Street, Manning, SC.


Online condolences may be sent to


Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.