Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday - Fielding L. Turner

Fielding L. Turner
1856 - 1911
Buried Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 22 December 2013.
According to Fielding Turner's obituary, which appeared in the Henderson Daily Gleaner on 25 July 1911, he died in St. Louis at the home of his daughter, Mrs. L.W. Childers. The funeral was conducted at the home of his mother, Mrs. Lucinda Turner, on South Green Street. Also surviving were children Miss Sophia Turner of Henderson and H.F. Turner of Wickliffe, Kentucky and sisters Mrs. W.W. Shelby of Henderson and Mrs. Josie Allen of Chicago. His father was the late H.F. Turner.
 Fielding Turner attended the Kentucky Military Institute and a law school. He practiced law with his father until he moved to Wickliffe, Ballard County, Kentucky 25 years ago before his death.
Published 7 January 2014, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/

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