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Carolyn F. Turner, 92

Carolyn F. Turner, 92

Carolyn F. Turner, 92, of Hendersonville, passed away peacefully, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 at Pardee Hospital.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Henderson County and was a daughter of the late John and Leona Freeman. Carolyn was also preceded in death by her husband of 57 years Fairlight Turner.

She spent her last year at Spring Arbor of Hendersonville, where she was well taken care of and loved by everyone. Carolyn was employed by Kimberly Clark for 30 years before retiring. She was very active in Balfour United Methodist Church and a member of the choir before her declining health. She enjoyed singing and was a very good pianist who loved to play for anyone who would listen.

She is survived by her daughters, Brenda Allison and husband Sitton, Penny Davis and husband Don; grandchildren, Cindy Fisher and husband Dean, Michelle Smith and husband Kurt, John Davis and wife Megan, and Melissa and Charles Allison; great-grandchildren, Killy, Brooke, Turner, Cole, Seth and Abagail; great-great grandchildren, Maddox, Embrie and Austin.

A funeral will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 at Balfour United Methodist Church with Pastors Debbie Paterson and Kemuel Pruitt officiating. Interment will follow at Shepherd Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Balfour United Methodist Church, 2567 Asheville Hwy, Hendersonville, NC 28791

A sympathy card and online register book is available by visiting

Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family.