Sue Nell Myers Turner, Magee, MS

Sue Nell Myers Turner, 84, passed away Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  She was born on April 27, 1930 to Hiram G. Myers and Ella Mae Shivers Myers in Prentiss, Mississippi.

Sue graduated from Prentiss High School and worked as a telephone operator there until she married the love of her life, Jim Henry Turner on June 16, 1949. They resided in the New Bethlehem Community in Simpson County. She later worked as a dental assistant for a local dentist in Magee until she retired.

Sue was preceded in death by her parents, brother, James Myers of Greenwood, MS, infant sister, Fannie Rae Myers, and husband Jim Henry Turner. She is survived by her daughter, Vicki Turner Shamburger and her son, Mark Alan Turner (Nita). She is also survived by her six grandchildren who gave her much joy, Dr. Susan Shamburger Smith (Clint), Jimmy Shamburger, Dr. Amye Shamburger, Dr. Marla Turner Chapman (Jacob), Mark Alan Turner, Jr. and Alana Turner. She adored her five great grandchildren, Turner, Henry and Ellabella Smith; Aidan and Preston Hall.

She was a member of New Bethlehem Baptist Church of Mendenhall, MS, where she served as a Sunday School teacher in her younger years and had many great and lifetime friendships.

Visitation will be held at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, on Thursday, November 6, 2014. There will also be visitation from 1:00-2:30 pm at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee the day of the Services. Funeral Services will be held at New Bethlehem Baptist Church at 3:00 pm on Friday, November 7, 2014 with the Rev. Linda A. Smith officiating. Sue will be laid to rest beside her late husband in the New Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery. Online condolences and memories shared may be made at