December 28, 1946 ~ September 4, 2020

Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Candler, NC

Donna Gail (Cook) Turner, 73, died Friday, September 4, 2020.

Mrs. Turner was a native of Asheville and a former resident of Ypsilanti, MI. She was the daughter of the late James and Inez Cook. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenney Turner.

She is survived by her two sons, Keith Turner and his wife Shelly, and Christopher Turner; two grandchildren, Krista Turner and Michael Turner; one brother Tom Cook and his wife Peggy; two sisters, Ann Francis and Sherrie Cook; one brother-in-law, Jeff Brookshire and his wife Grace; one sister-in-law, Cora Mae Turner; and by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family members and friends.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Patton Ave. chapel of Groce Funeral Home with Rev. Stan Asher officiating. Services in Groce Funeral Home chapels are limited to 50 with facial masks required. Interment will follow at Pisgah View Memorial Park. A Celebration of Life Gathering for Donna will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the charity of one’s choice.

The family wishes to extend thanks to Donna’s special caregivers at Pisgah Manor; CarePartners Solace Center; Terri, Rosie, Vanessa and Jeanie.

Services

Funeral Service: September 9, 2020 2:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-3535
http://www.grocefuneralhome.com

Room: Chapel

Burial: September 9, 2020 3:00 pm

Pisgah View Memorial Park
1529 Smoky Park Highway
Candler, NC 28715

828-667-4415

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  1. I am so sorry to hear about your loss. May the Lord comfort all of you at this time. Keeping all of you in my thoughts and prayers.
    Jeanne (Richards) Riley

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  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Donna was such a beautiful soul. She will be missed. See you in Heaven when it’s out turn to go.

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  3. Donna was a thoughtful and kind person with a most generous heart. We will miss her as will her family who loved her dearly. Although we can not be there on Wednesday, her memory will be in our hearts.
    love, always
    Jeff & Grace

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  4. I’m so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort help you during this difficult time. (2Corinthians 1:3,4 & Psalms 83:18). Jesus prayed for God’s Kingdom to come because He knew it would intervene to solve all mankind’s problems even sickness and death. (Revelation 21:3-5 & Daniel 2:44).

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  5. Dear Sherri, so sorry for the loss of your sister Donna. I pray that God will hold you close and bring you comfort daily. May your sweet memories bring you peace. I will continue to keep you and your family in my prayers. Love you, Audrey

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  6. Dear Sherri, so sorry for the loss of your sister Donna. I pray that God will hold you close and bring you comfort daily. May your sweet memories bring you peace. I will continue to keep you and your family in my prayers. Love you, Audrey

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