Mrs. Turk was born in Winder on May 5, 1913, and had lived in Gray for the past 70 years. She was the daughter of the late Wiley Evans and Mamie Austin Evans. Mrs. Turk retired as a civilian administrator from Robins Air Force Base. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Gray. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Wilkes Turk, and by her children, Cicero Turk and Morgan Turk.
Mrs. Turk is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Conkell; daughters-in-law, Ruby Turk and Faye Turk; and by nine grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
The family may be contacted at the residence of Candace Bridgers at 211 Candler Road in Gray.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at www.bridgesfh.com.