Margaret Ruth Hiatt Turner, 93, of Fire Trail Lane, Stuart, Va. went home to be with the Lord on Monday, January 7, 2019 at Lewis Gale Hospital in Roanoke, Va. She was born July 14, 1925 to the late Ida and Mack Hiatt. She was the last surviving member of her family and her deceased husband’s family. She was preceded in death by her husband, “Tom” Turner and a son, Charles “Buck” Turner.
Surviving are her children, Betty Gordon of Martinsville, Va., Anne Stewart (William Larry) and Mary Amos of Bassett, Va. and Ida Thurman (Warren) of Spencer, Va.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Margaret always encourgaged everyone to stay active. She loved to garden and had a big garden and gave to the neighbors, she liked to make quilts, have yard sales, loved to go to the beach and loved dogs. She never met a stranger and enjoyed life to the fullest.
The funeral will be held at 2 pm on Thursday January 10, 2019 at Norris Funeral Services Chapel in Stuart with the Reverend Jim Churchwell officiating. Burial will follow at Patrick Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 1 to 2 pm at Norris Funeral Services.
Memorials May be made to your favorite charity or Joy Ranch Christian Home for Children P.O. Box 727 Hillsville, Va. 24343.
Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory of Stuart, Va. is serving the Turner family.