Bobby Joe "B.J." Turner, 81, husband of the late Clara Lois McGuire Day Turner, of Easley, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2023.
Born in Anderson County, he was a son of the late James and Vera Darby Turner.
B.J. was a truck driver for about 30 years, retiring from W.R. Grace & Co. and later owning and operating a cleaning business and a wedding boutique, along with his late wife. He attended Donaldson Church of God and was a member of Tremont Church of God. He truly was a lover of life.
B.J. is survived by daughters, Sherry Hicks (Tommy) and Lisa Spratt, both of Simpsonville; grandchildren, Jason Guthrie (Sarah), Corey Ashley (Heather), Tyler Martin (Janice), Kyle Hilley, Michael Hilley, Lacy Garren, and Amber Burgess; great-grandchildren, Landon Martin, Layton Ashley, Bailey Guthrie, Braxton Ashley, Mason Guthrie, Emmy Ashley, Madison Geary, Skyler Johnson, Emma Martin, Gavin Schmitz, and Connor Burgess; and a special nephew, Roger Dale Turner.
In addition to his loving wife, he was preceded in death by a son Larry Turner, a sister Annette Evans; and brothers, Albert, Ellis, and Ezelle Turner.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Monday, April 3, 2023 at Tremont Church of God. Burial will follow in Robinson Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1:30 p.m. until 2:45 p.m. Monday, April 3, 2023 at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Tremont Church of God, 2854 New Easley Hwy, Greenville, SC 29611; or to the National Kidney Foundation, https://www.kidney.org/.
Visit RobinsonFuneralHomes.com or Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory-Powdersville Road, Easley.