Bryce Earl Turner, 59, of Ravenswood, passed away Sept. 2, 2011, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus following a long illness.
He was born Dec. 29, 1951, in Morgantown, a son of the late Harold and Lillie Shafer Turner.
He retired from Century Aluminum with 37 years of service. He was a well-known professional photographer and owner of Turner Studio. He was a member of Ripley Tabernacle Baptist Church, where he served and shared his many talents in many ways and was Chairman of the Deacons.
He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Cindy Conwell Turner; his sons, Joshua Nathan Turner and his wife, Robin, of Parkersburg and Noah Benjamin Turner of Racine, Ohio; daughters, Sherah Turner Weaver and her husband, Kurt, of Davisville and Rachel Turner Sells and her husband, Matthew, of Parkersburg; brother, Mitchell Lee Turner of Morgantown; grandchildren, Ella Isabella Turner, Hayden Jade Turner and Wyatt Benjamin Turner; and his father- and mother-in-law, Dale and Lillian Conwell. He is also survived by many brothers- and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Ripley Tabernacle Baptist Church with Pastor Jeff Keffer officiating. Burial will be in Ravenswood Cemetery, Ravenswood. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today at Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley, and one hour prior to the service at the church.
The family suggests that friends who wish to make a memorial donation in memory of Bryce do so to Ripley Tabernacle Baptist Church, 330 Third Ave., Ripley, WV 25271.