Sherry Lynn (Kottong) Turner

Died: Fri., Nov. 22, 2019


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Mon., Nov. 25, 2019
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Mon., Nov. 25, 2019
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Sherry Lynn Turner, 61, of Lake Sinclair, GA, on Friday, November 22, 2019 at Westwood Rehab in Evans, GA.

Funeral services will be held Monday, November 25, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors, Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Franklin Sasser officiating.

Interment will follow at Eastbrook Mausoleum and Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service time.

Pallbearers are Curt Smith, Justin Hall, Rob Bowen, Brandon Bowen, David Usry and Dorsey Boatright.

Honorary Escorts are Jim and Rita Norris, Al and Gloria Richards, Loc and Tiffany Nyugen and their children, and Ray and Charlene Rafferty.

Sherry was born May 24, 1958 in Woodville Texas.  She was a 1976 Swainsboro High School graduate and retired business owner of Lollipop Day Care in Swainsboro.In addition to cooking and gardening; Sherry, along with her mother, loved bowling. She bowled with amateur leagues in Queen Tournaments for many years. She was preceded in death by her father, Leo Pete Kottong

Survivors include:

Husband of 42 years: Ricky Turner of Lake Sinclair, GA

Mother: Mary Abbott Kottong of Swainsboro, GA

Son: Trent Asten Turner and his fiancé, Riley Thompson of Roswell, GA

Brother: Jimmy Davis of Swainsboro, GA

Father-In-Law: John W. Turner

Sister-In-Law: Marilyn Turner

Brother-In-Law: Randy Turner

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to local animal shelters or humane societies.

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Sherry Turner of Lake Sinclair, GA

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Terry and Annette Thompson and family
   Posted Sat November 23, 2019
Words are never adequate at times like these. We will say though, that our hearts go out to you and the Turner family.May God's peace be with you and we will keep you in our prayers!

Ray and Charlene Rattary
   Posted Sun November 24, 2019
Dear Rick and family,
Life is so tender, so fragile, so very precious. "God is our refuge and strength." Psalm 46:1. Thoughts of deep and sincere sympathy are with you at this time.

Peggy (Hall) Kleinmann
   Posted Sun November 24, 2019
Mary, I am so sorry for your loss. I know how close you were and how much you will miss Sherry. The loss of a child is the worst thing that can happen. My prayers are with you and the rest of her family. I wish I could be there to help and comfort you. GOD be with you and keep you.

Ray and Charlene Rattary
   Posted Sun November 24, 2019
Rick and family, Sherri will be remembered. There are no words to make the pain go away, but take comfort in knowing she is at peace, and know that her legacy will live on in the hearts of all who knew and loved her. With Sympathy and Prayers.

Greg and Beverly Thigpen
   Posted Wed November 27, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Trent you and Your dad will be in our thoughts and prayers. I pray that God will comfort You both in the days ahead. Love the Thigpen’s