Ellen Roten Turner

April 29, 1931 ~ January 4, 2020 (age 88)


Mrs. Ellen Roten Turner, age 88 of North Wilkesboro passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Wilkes Senior Village. 

Graveside services will be held 1:00 PM Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Lincolnton with Rev. Kenny Roten officiating.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Tuesday evening at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. 

Mrs. Turner was born April 29, 1931 in Wilkes County to Joe and Bessie Eller Roten. 

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by six brothers and one sister.   

She is survived by one son; Floyd E. Roten and wife Judy N. Roten of Wilkesboro, two grandchildren; Amber Johnson and husband Ken of Wilkesboro, Floyd J. Roten and wife Rebekah of Mebane, nine great grandchildren; Titus, Kaden, Silas, Masyn and Mia Johnson of Wilkes County, Jaxon Floyd Roten of Mebane, Evyn R. Wyatt, Xander C. Wyatt and Max Craft of Millers Creek, one sister; Alice Whitley of Wilkesboro and one brother; Henrey Roten and wife Delores of Kannapolis. 

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Brenner’s Children Hospital, Medical Center Blvd., Winston-Salem, NC 27157. 

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January 7, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home
270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Graveside Service
January 8, 2020

1:00 PM
Forest Lawn Cemetery
2858 E. Hwy 150
Lincolnton, NC 28092


Brenner's Childrens Hospital
Medical Center Blvd., Winston-Salem NC 27157

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