Swain Funeral Home announces the death of Inez Anderson Turner, 92, of Baxley who passed away Friday, September 10, 2021 at Appling Healthcare.  

Mrs. Turner was born May 23, 1929 in Appling County to the late Jeff S. Anderson and the late Beulah Burke Anderson.  She was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church where she taught children’s Sunday school and was a member of the choir.  Mrs. Turner was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother and was a farmer and a homemaker.  She was preceded in death by her husband, George Willis “G. W.” Turner, Jr., brothers, Cecil “Andy” Anderson, Ed Anderson, Curtis “Red” Anderson and sisters, Edna Davis and Myrtice Stancil; son-in-law, Simon Rowell; and daughter-in-law, Marsha Turner.

Survivors include daughters and son-in-law, Patsy Rowell of Baxley and Betty and Phil Jenkins of Baxley; sons and daughter-in-law, Lamar Turner of Baxley and Jeffery and Susan Turner of Baxley; eight grandchildren and twenty two great grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services were held Sunday, September 12, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church with the Rev. Darrell Quinn, Rev. Rick Brown, and Adam Thomas officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Nathan Lewis, Hayden Turner, Seth Jernigan, Tate Jernigan, Avery Turner, Garrett Grothmann, Phillip Twiggs, and John McLemore.

Honorary pallbearers were all friends in attendance.

Musical selections were rendered by the congregation accompanied by Jessica Rowe.

Remembrances may be made to Gideons International (P.O. Box 403 Baxley, GA 31515).

Arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.