Mr. Randell Turner, 97, of Jasper, Texas passed away peacefully on Friday, September 28, 2018. Randell was born in Lexington, Texas to Archie Wright Turner and Sealy Ann (Howry) Turner on April 28,1921.
He graduated from Port Neches High School in 1938 and began to work as a shipfitter with Brown Ship Building and Consolidated Steel Corp. Randell fought in World War II in the 3rd Army and was in involved in the battles of Ardennes and Rhineland and then as an attaché during the Nuremburg trials. In the 1980’s, he retired from A & M Sheet Metal. Randell was a long-standing member of the Shriners and the American Legion.
He leaves behind his wife, Viola Louise; nephews Doug Turner and Randy Turner; and his grandchildren Michael, Jeanette, Mikey and Bradley Hanson
Life honoring services will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in the Forest Oaks Chapel. Burial will immediately follow services at West Oaks Cemetery.