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In Memory of

William Lester Turnipseed

August 24, 1933 - August 9, 2017

Obituary


William Lester (Billy) Turnipseed was born in DeKalb, MS, on Aug., 24, 1933 to James Thurman Turnipseed and Trudie Pearl Huckaby Turnipseed. He graduated from New Hope High School Columbus MS. He served in U S Air Force and received an honorable discharged in Texas. He retired from American Airline after 35 years..
He was preceded in death by wife Ellen Joyce Moore, his parents; sister Mildred Dilworth; brother Gene Turnipseed. He is survived by son, Roy Eugene Turnipseed and grandson, Ryan Eugene Turnipseed, three brothers; J T and Ralph of Lindale, TX, and Charles of Arlington, TX,, and several nieces and nephews.