Chandler C. Turner

Friday, September 12, 2014

Chandler C. Turner, 86, of Brighton, Mich., passed away Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Ashley Court of Brighton, Mich. He was born June 13, 1928, in Caraway, the son of Jarvis and Arrila (Gosie) Turner. On April 5, 1951, he was married to Ada Smith. Ada preceded him in death on Jan. 7, 2012. Chandler had been the controller for the former American Aggregates and was a member of Local 614. Following his retirement from American Aggregates, he was the owner/operator of Turner's Heating and Cooling. He retired in 1988.

Surviving are six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a son Raymond, and his daughter-in-law, Charlene.

He was preceded in death by his son James in 1992, six brothers and seven sisters.

The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Keehn Funeral Home, Brighton. Interment followed at Fairview Cemetery. Brighton Memorial contributions in Mr. Turner's name are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association. Envelopes are available from Keehn Funeral Home, Brighton. Chandler's Book of Memories can be viewed at