Originally created 11/17/99

Mrs. Maggie Turner



Mrs. Maggie Drake Turner, of Inez Street, died Saturday, Nov. 13, 1999, at St. Joseph Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Ernest Turner officiating. Burial will be in Mount Olive Memorial Garden.

Mrs. Turner, a native of Greensboro, was a foster grandparent. She was a graduate of Greensboro High School and attended Fort Valley State College. She was a former employee of Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers and a member of Georgia Teachers Education Association and Senior Citizens Association. She was a former schoolteacher and a member of Springfield Baptist Church, where she was a member of the choir and usher board.

Survivors include two sons, William Drake, Atlanta, and Julius C. Turner, Augusta; a brother, Eddie Sampson Adams, New York; and four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 17, 1999