May 17, 1922 – May 10, 2021
Hazel Viola Turner, went to be with the Lord on May 10, 2021, at the age of 98, one week shy of her 99th birthday. She passed away at home with Hospice, where she lived with her daughter.
She was born in Ellwood City, Pennsylvania on May 17, 1922, to John Dawson Stephenson and Elsie Viola Ritter.
In 1949 she moved with her family to California, where she resided until coming to Texas to live with her daughter in 2011. She was a waitress, a hostess, and restaurant owner, as well as a caregiver. After moving to Texas, she became a member of the First Baptist Church Friendswood. She established many friendships and was loved by so many.
She is survived by her children, Ronald G. Turner and wife Eila of Whitefish, Montana, Connie G. Taube of Friendswood, Texas; 5 grandchildren, Nicky, Nina, Alisha; step grandchildren Herman and Heidi; 10 great grandchildren; 3 step great grandchildren and 3 great, great-grandchildren and many nephews and nieces.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Turner, her brother Scott Stephenson, and sisters, Evelyn P. Dooley, and Ethel Jean Jarvis, and a great granddaughter and several nephews and nieces.
Friends are invited to attend a visitation on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 between 3:00 P.M. and 5:00 P.M. at Jeter Memorial Funeral Home, 311 N. Friendswood Dr., Friendswood, TX 77546, (281) 992-7200. Her burial will be in Hollywood, California.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her honor, to:
First Baptist Church Friendswood, Benevolence Fund, 111 E. Heritage Dr., Friendswood, TX 77546.
Condolences may be sent to the Turner family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com