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“Sorry for the loss of your loved one. She was a nice lady. ”
1 of 29 | Posted by: Angie Ables - Hampton, AR

“Thinking of all of you with much love and prayer. ”
2 of 29 | Posted by: Edith Totty - Fordyce, AR

“So sorry to hear about your loss. Praying for Hal and family. ”
3 of 29 | Posted by: Julie Wilkes - Fort Worth, TX

“So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time. ”
4 of 29 | Posted by: Sandra Totty Wilson - Fordyce, AR

“Mr harold just want you to know we are praying for you mrs glenda was a beautiful person inside and out ”
5 of 29 | Posted by: benny bailey - houston, TX

“So sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
6 of 29 | Posted by: Rodney Parker - Hope, AR

“Harold and family, We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
7 of 29 | Posted by: Hilda and Ophelia Carter - AR

“Deanna and Family, I am so sorry to hear of Mrs. Glenda's passing. I have so many wonderful memories of Mrs. Glenda coming in Harrison's Christian...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: Olla Martisek - El Dorado, AR

“We are so very sorry for your loss. Please know that we are lifting you up in prayer. Love, Sammy, Lisa, & Rachel ”
9 of 29 | Posted by: Sammy & Lisa Tucker - Fordyce, AR

“Harold, Skipper & rest of the family. I am so sorry to hear about Glenda. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time. ”
10 of 29 | Posted by: LaJoyce (Blann) Watson - LA

“Harold and Skip were are praying for you.We will miss her when we come to your church. She would always play the piano for our guys when we would...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: Lee Kelley - conway, AR - freind

“Glenda was a lady that loved her God, her church, and her family. She and Harold have raised 2 wonderful children, and loved being grandparents. She...Read More »
12 of 29 | Posted by: Allen & Nealya Watson - Harrell, AR

“Kirby - So sorry to hear that your grandmother has passed away. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your family during this difficult time...Read More »
13 of 29 | Posted by: Tracie Canada - Sheridan, AR

“So sorry for your loss Hal. You and your family are in our prayers. ”
14 of 29 | Posted by: Cheryl Patterson - Eldorado

“My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time of loss. I will miss Glenda's beautiful piano music........now she is playing in Heaven...Read More »
15 of 29 | Posted by: Peggy Duncan Baggenstoss - AR

“Harold and the rest of the family. Gayle and I were so sorry to hear about Glenda. She was such a sweet heart. She could really play the piano the...Read More »
16 of 29 | Posted by: Mary Kaye Cameron - El Dorado, AR

“Dear Harold and Family, I was so sorry to hear of Glenda passing. She was such a sweet and friendly person. I always enjoyed being around her. Glenda...Read More »
17 of 29 | Posted by: Kelly Purifoy Holland - Friend

“I am so sorry about Glenda and send my heartfelt condolences to all your family. I am so thankful I had the pleasure of meeting Glenda and many of...Read More »
18 of 29 | Posted by: Mildred Green - Maumelle/Fordyce, AR

“Glenda was like my Mom for almost 20 years. I will miss her greatly! ”
19 of 29 | Posted by: Alan Butler - conway, AR - friend

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss, if there is anything we can do for you please let us know ”
20 of 29 | Posted by: Mike and Brenda Webb - Hampton, AR

“Deanna: You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Brenda Murray ”
21 of 29 | Posted by: Brenda Murray - Little Rock, AR

“Iam so sorry for your last. I remember going and see her when dad was still alive and her selling Avon all over the county. Loved her. She was a...Read More »
22 of 29 | Posted by: trisha may luther - Family

“Harold & family, We are so sorry for your loss. We know Glenda is having a great reunion with family & friends. She had a sweet spirit in her service...Read More »
23 of 29 | Posted by: Brady & Betty Parker - Crossett, AR

“Sorry for your loss, and she will be missed by many. Mabel Reddin ”
24 of 29 | Posted by: Mabel Hearnsberger Reddin - AR

“I am so sorry to hear of Glenda's passing. My mind is flooded with some wonderful memories of her as my Mother-in-law. We have laughed, cried, &...Read More »
25 of 29 | Posted by: Angela Hogue Turner - El Dorado, AR

“I will so miss the blessing of watching her at the piano! ”
26 of 29 | Posted by: Teresa Jeffreys Grice - Hermitage, AR

“Harold, Skip and the Turner Family I am so sorry to hear about Ms. Glenda. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
27 of 29 | Posted by: Pam Miller Morse - Maumelle, AR

“I was fortunate to share lots of good memories with Glenda. We were classmates (Class of '59) as well as close friends for the past 25 years. E. B....Read More »
28 of 29 | Posted by: Betty Lou & E. B. Walker

“I am so sorry for your loss Harold I. Pray The Lord will comfort you and your family during this difficult time. ”
29 of 29 | Posted by: Bob Biggers - Monroe, LA


Glenda D. Porter Turner, 72, of Harrell died Monday, September 23, 2013 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. Born May 22, 1941 in Hampton, she was the daughter of the late W.N. "Slick" Porter and Althae Ray Drummond Porter. She was a homemaker and a member of Victory Baptist Church in Hampton where she served as pianist for many years.

She is survived by her husband, Harold M. Turner of Harrell; son, Harold N. (Hal) Turner and Pam of Harrell; daughter, Deanna Turner Mercer and David of Euless, TX; brother, Perry L. "Skip" Porter and Lora of Little Rock; three grandchildren, Kirby N. Gibson and Kyle of Fordyce, Kaytlin D. Turner of Norphlet, Mitchell Butler of Monticello; two great-grandchildren, Kaleb and Kyler Gibson of Fordyce; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Victory Baptist Church in Hampton. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Victory Baptist Church with Rev. Sam Husser and Rev. Eddie Raines officiating. Burial will follow at Earnest Cemetery. Arrangements are by Benton Funeral Home of Hampton/Fordyce. To sign the online register visit www.bentonfuneralhome.net.

Funeral Home
Benton Funeral Home
501 West 4th Street Fordyce, AR 71742
Tel. (870) 352-3131

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