Donna Jean Turner, age 84, of Martin, KY, widow of Jimmy "Gabe" Turner, passed away Thursday, September 6, 2018 at her residence. She was born June 21, 1934 in Bucks Branch, a daughter of the late John Quincy and Rainey Calhoun Barnett. She was retired from Christian Appalachian Project and Big Sandy Add, she was also a Veteran of the United States Army.
She is survived by two sons; Paul (Cathy) Wade, Martin, KY and Billy Joe (Sheila) Wade, Irvine, KY, three sisters; Bessie (Herb) Dingus, Martin, KY, Carlie (Jerry) Blackburn, Allen, KY and Juanita (Oscar) Rice, Martin, KY, three grandchildren; Jessica Wade, Denver, CO, Charles Wade, Allen, KY and Jennifer (Levi) Wells, Langley, KY, three great grandchildren; Madelyn Wade, Will Wells and Anne Wells, numerous nieces, nephews other family members and friends also survive.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her step son; Jimmy Dale Turner and two brothers; Cledith Barnett and Willard Barnett.
Funeral service will be conducted Monday, September 10, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Mark Tackett officiating. Burial will follow in the Barnett Cemetery, Bucks Branch, Martin, KY, visitation is after 5 p.m. Saturday and all day Sunday at the funeral home, under the professional and dignified care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.