Jeremiah “Jerry” Turner

February 14, 1927 – February 13, 2020


Jeremiah “Jerry” Turner, 92, a antive of Louiseville, KY and resident of Houma, passed away on February 13, 2020.


A private memorial service will be held at a later date.


He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Alice Pellegrin Turner; sons, Terry Turner (Nora) and Jason Turner (Allyson); grandchildren, Nathan Turner (Heather), Elizabeth Turner, Ethan Turner, Leighton Turner, and Wil Turner.


He was preceded in death by his mother, Minnie Bell Turner; father, William Turner; brother, William Turner; sister, Molly Hecht (Mickey); brother in law, Don Pellegrin; father and mother in law, Elmo and Lottie Pellegrin.


Jerry was a marine for 2 1/2 years during World War II, in the Air Force National Guard at Tulane, and in the Air Force for 3 1/2 years during the Korean War. He also worked at Houma Boats Works.


Samart Funeral Home of Houma, Bayou Blue is in charge of arrangements.