Updated: 2/17/2021


Rachel Mitchell Turner, age 91 of Pulaski passed away February 12, 2021.She was born May 4, 1929 to the late Ross Anderson Mitchell and Icie Caldonia Bevels Mitchell.

She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Clayton Turner, brothers, Fred Allen, Lawson Dee and Morris Mitchell, and sisters, Martha Mitchell Ranck, Louise Mitchell Hargrove and Willie Mae Mitchell Coggins.

Survivors include her son, Barry C. Turner and his wife Susie C. Turner of Birmingham, her grandson, Benjamin Clayton Turner, and her great grandson Michael Lee Murphy. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Visitation with the family will be held from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Carr & Erwin Funeral Home, where Funeral Services will begin at 2:00 p.m. A private family Burial will follow at Giles Memory Gardens.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the St. Andrews United Methodist Church BackPack program (Benefiting Southside Elementary).