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Wendell Larkin Turner

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“Susie, so sorry for your loss. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Anonymous - Oak ridge, TN

“So sorry to hear about Wendell's passing. He was always so cheerful at work - a great guy. Wishes of peace and comfort to the family. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Pat Hart - Harriman, TN

“Wendell always had a funny saying to add to every situation. Working with him in training I spent a considerable time realizing how fortunate to...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Suzie Housley - Oak Ridge, TN

“Wendell was a joy to be around back in his training days at Y-12. He always had something funny to say and lightened the mood of (most) rooms he was...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Teresa Craig - Knoxville, TN

“So sad to have just found out that Wendell has passed. He was a great friend back in high school and for years after. I lost track with him after I...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Eddie Stair - Clinton, TN

“Saddens me to hear about Wendall, he was a wonderful person. He made many friends on the chat program we chat at, he will be missed dearly by many....Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Pam Richmond-Ham - Marion, IL

“May you fly high with all the angels Wendell. You will be deeply missed by so many. However the good lord needed you, so we must accept that, and...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Carrie Young - VESTAVIA HILLS, AL

“Very sad news so sorry condolences to the family you will be missed my friend. Rest in peace my friend . ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“our deepest condolences to the family wendell you are gonna be missed so much may you R.I.P ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: kelly cumberland - tullahoma, TN

“Brian, Megan and sons and Jenny, So sorry to hear about Wendell. I pray God will comfort you during this time. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Jill turnbill - HARRIMAN, TN

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Wendell was a super nice person to work with. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Jan Mincey - Spring City, TN

“Wendell was such a nice man, and fantastic Supervisor Prayers for his family. God got another Angel. I worked for him at Y-12 ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: barbara chamberlain - Knoxville, TN

“Wendell was my first Suvervisor in 9212. I worked for him for about 4 years. Always a super nice person and great Supervisor with a sense of humor....Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Bill Ragsdale - Powell, TN

Wendell was born on November 21, 1950 and passed away on Friday, October 4, 2019.

Wendell was a resident of Tennessee at the time of passing.

He received his Bachelor of Science in Education degree from The University of Tennessee.

Wendell served in the US Navy under the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (MCB) 74 during the Vietnam War.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, October 8th from 5- 7 pm at Martin Oak Ridge Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 9th at Martin Oak Ridge Funeral Home, officiated by James Griffith at 10 am with a graveside service to follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park with full military honors.