Mabel Rebecca Turner
Mabel Rebecca Turner
  • March 1, 1937 - January 4, 2018
  • Stanley, North Carolina

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Mabel Rebecca (Wooten) Turner, 80, of Stanley passed away peacefully at home on Thursday January 4, 2018. Mabel loved her family and was very devoted to her grandchildren. Mabel loved people. She was kindhearted person who was sweet to everyone. She enjoyed being at home where she planted flowers and watched the birds. Mabel was a very hard worker. When she relaxed she enjoyed playing along at home with Wheel of Fortune. Mabel will be greatly missed by many.

Mabel is the daughter of the late Gertrude Wooten. Her husband of over 40 years, Henry Eugene Turner, preceded her in death is June of 1996. Also preceding Mabel in death are her daughter, Karen Cortez and brother Leonard Wooten.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughter Eugenia Diane Mashburn and husband Clinton of Lincoln County and son Randy Turner and wife Carol of Dallas, North Carolina. Mabel also leaves behind a sister, Gladys Chapman, as well as seven grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A Celebration of Life for Mabel will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday January 11, 2018 at Carothers Funeral Home, 412 South Main Street, Stanley, North Carolina. The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.

Graveside and interment will be held following the services at Hillcrest Gardens in Mt. Holly.

Those who wish to offer expressions of sympathy and share fond memories, please visit Mabel's guest book at:

The family of Mabel Turner has entrusted her care to the staff at the Carothers Funeral Home in Stanley. We are deeply honored.