Charles Robert Turner was born November 12,1931 , in Toledo, Ohio to Lewis and Inez Turner. He departed this life peacefully on December 24, 2019 at Spring Meadows Nursing Home.
He was an honorably discharged Army veteran and served in the Korean War.
Charles (affectionately known as Pops) loved his family and was always there to help in any capacity . Charles was a man of great faith and he loved listening to gospel music and reading Christian literature . He loved talking to people and also enjoyed hanging out with his breakfast buddies at McDonalds on Cherry Street .
Charles attended Libby High School .He was employed at Unicast, AP Parts and as a security guard for Parkview Hospital and Foodtown. He was very active in his early years as a D.J. and in the Drum Corps at the American Legion.
Charles was proceeded in death by his wife of over 40 years, Amanda Armstrong Turner; brother; William (June) Thompson; grandson, baby Kyle Turner; son in law, Bobby Lucas .
He leaves to cherish his memory brothers, Lewis Turner, (Modesto,CA) and William (Edna) Turner (Toledo,OH), Sister in Law, Henrietta Ellis (Toledo, OH), Children ; Charles Kevin ( Stacey) Turner, (Buford , GA); Leslie Lucas, (Toledo, OH) ; and Sharon Turner, (Holland, OH) ; sons , Jeffrey and Troy Armstrong ( Toledo , OH) .
He is also survived by grandchildren; Shari Kinnebrew, Brandon Dix, Anthony Collins, Angel Collins, Dr. Justin Turner, Nathan Turner, Dennis Riles, Nicole Riles, Morgan Turner, Katlyn Turner, Kimmeka Armstrong, Jeffrey Armstrong and Troyona Armstrong; great grandchildren, Simaya, Austyn, Aaliyah, AusC'yona, Deon, Alayah, King, Aunnor and Carter.