Rep. Larry Turner of Memphis Dead

Rep. Larry Turner of Memphis Dead

There are 4 comments on the WREG story from Nov 27, 2009, titled Rep. Larry Turner of Memphis Dead. In it, WREG reports that:

Tennessee Rep. Larry Turner is dead at the age of 69. House Speaker Pro Tempore Lois DeBerry told The Associated Press she was informed by the Memphis Democrat's wife that he died Friday morning after a long battle with an unspecified illness.

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Mary Gilliam

Memphis, TN

#1 Nov 27, 2009
I'm heart-torned to hear about the death of Mr.Turner.He was my ex-landlord a couple of years back on Carnes Street.My condolences goes to the entire Turner Family and May God Bless him as he Head on his Journey to such a Wonderful Place.
Hollye Shotwell

Shreveport, LA

#2 Nov 27, 2009
I am saddened to hear of Larry's untimely death. He still had a lot to offer the citizens of Memphis. In addition to being my representative, he and I shared high school and college graduation dates from the same schools. We shared many wonderful moments as colleagues. He will be missed. May God bless his memory and the Turner family.
Hollye Shotwell

Shreveport, LA

#3 Nov 27, 2009
I am saddened to hear of Larry's untimely death. He still had a lot to offer the citizens of Memphis. In addition to being my representative, he and I shared high school and college graduation dates from the same schools. We shared many wonderful moments as colleagues. He will be missed. May God bless his memory and the Turner family.

Memphis, TN
E Faye Rodgers- Forte

AOL

#4 Nov 27, 2009
This story is written about a great public servant and wonderful family man. I am his niece.
Your coverage is welcomed and much appreciated. However, there are two or more typos in this story that need your careful attention.
As a tribute to Representative Larry Turner, a man of great dignity and high standards, in all due respect please make the corrections as soon as possible.

Best Regards
E. Faye Rodgers-Forte

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