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Josephine Turner

Josephine Turner, 86, of Pikeville, Tennessee, died Tuesday, December 26, 2017.

She was a member of First Southern Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hobart and Sally Jane Humble; siblings, James Edward Humble, Cagle Eugene Humble, Ruby Lee Humble Boring, Willie Wenton Humble, Oliver Jackson Humble, Eva Anna V. Humble Hammond and Hobart Arnold Humble.

She is survived by her sons, Brince (Ellen Kathrine) Turner of Hephzibah, Georgia and Michael (Crystal) Turner of Cedar Hill; grandchildren, Regina Schlein, Valerie Junkins and Patrick Turner; great-grandchildren, Jonathan Turner, Jordyn Schlein, Matthew Schlein, Evan Junkins, Emily Junkins and Cody Turner; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Jim Whitaker and Bro. Albert Roberts officiating. Burial was in Collier Cemetery.

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Arrangements were made by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home in Pikeville.

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