MILLPORT, Ala. — Mary Nell Turner Rich, 87, died July 15, 2021, in Vernon.
Services were at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, at Chandler Funeral Home Chapel, with Danny Thompson officiating Graveside services followed at Walnut Grove. Visitation was one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Chandler Funeral Home of Vernon is in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Rich was born April 18, 1934, in Millport, to the late Grover Cleveland Turner and Geneva Mae Sloan Turner. She was formerly employed with the Lamar County Sheriff’s Office and in the library at Lamar County Schools. She was a member of Mt. Harmony Free Will Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, James Luther Turner, Louis Donald Turner, and Roosevelt Turner; and sisters, Zola Frances Baggett, Lois Elizabeth Turner, and Ruby Lee Yarbrough.
She is survived by her daughters, Barbara Lynne Truett and Vicki Renee Hallman; sons, James “Jim” Chandler Rich Jr. and Jason Christopher Rich; sister, Louise Freeman; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.