Stephen Mark Turner age 43, passed away on Monday, October 17, 2022 after battling a liver disease.
Stephen was born on March 31st, 1979 in Durham, NC to the late Keith and Marie Turner. He graduated from Tabernacle of Life Christian School in 1996.
Stephen is survived by his only son, Silas Turner and his 5 siblings, Christina and husband David Pearce, Johnathan and wife Britney Turner, Hannah Turner and her fiancé Jason Richardson, Matthew Turner, Faith and husband Stan Miller, his paternal grandmother Juanita Harris, 13 nieces and nephews, Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and many friends who all loved him dearly.
He is preceded in death by his dad, Roby Keith Turner, his Mother Marie Parker Turner, his paternal grandfather, Pastor Roby Turner Jr, and his maternal grandparents, Charles and Bessie Parker.
Stephen had a love and passion for singing Southern Gospel music and playing the piano.
Visitation for family and friends will be held Friday, October 28, 2022 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Hudson Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 29, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Tabernacle of Life Church, 2400 Sovereign Street, Durham, NC 27705. Officiating the service is the Reverend Joe Greene and Elder Mike Edwards. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Timothy Batten, Joseph Edwards, Benjamin Edwards, Christian Turner, Caleb Turner, Isaac Batten, Trey Mahaffey and Daniel Yearwood.
The family will receive visitors and food at 4721 Howe Street, Durham, NC 27705.
The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude for the love and monetary support given for Stephen at this difficult time. Stephen was well loved by all and will be greatly missed by everyone.