DUNN — Mrs. Jackie Strickland Turner, 86, passed away Thursday morning, Sept. 23, 2021, at her residence.
She was born in Johnston County on Oct. 5, 1934. She was raised by her grandparents, Thomas B. and Ester Strickland. She was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Turner Jr.; two sons, Tony and Steven Turner; and a daughter, Debbie Turner.
Jackie was a waitress for over 45 years for several restaurants in the Dunn area. She was also a member of North Clinton Baptist Church.
A graveside service will be held Monday, Sept. 27, at 11 a.m. at Devotional Gardens by the Rev. Tim Rice.
She is survived by her son, Donnie Turner of Dunn; a brother, Willis Hodges and wife Shelba of Dunn; two grandchildren, Elizabeth Kaitlyn Turner and Patrick Kyle Turner; two great-grandchildren, William and Eathan Turner; a sister-in-law, Carole Gobble and husband Jerry of Crumpler; a niece, Stacie Gobble of Wilmington; nephew, Andy Hodges of Dunn; and a cousin, Peggy Tyson of Dunn.
The family will receive friends following the graveside service.
A service of Skinner & Smith Funeral Home of Dunn.