Inez Turkett, 93 of Vernon, died on Monday, March 24, 2014, in Vernon. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Leonard Brothers. Interment will be held at Eastview Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.
Ines was born Sunday, Nov. 14, 1920 in Bogata, Texas. She was the daughter of the late Otto J. New and the late Willie Mae Woodall New. She married Marvin B. Turkett on Nov. 2, 1949 in Vernon. He preceded her in death June 5, 1997. She had been a resident of Vernon since 1946. She had worked at Bevo’s, Humdinger and as a Home Health Care worker. She was a member of Eastside Baptist Church.
She is survived by two sons, Alvin Turkett and wife, Lois, of Vernon, and Johnny Turkett and wife, Debbie, of Vernon; one sister, Betty Edmonds of Vernon; 11 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Angie Wood, on Sept. 16, 2013.
Visitation will be held Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 1 p.m., until service time at Sullivan Funeral Home.
Memorials can be made to Wilbarger County Humane Society.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.sullivanfuneralhomevernon.com.