The Reverend Father Melvin Eugene Turner entered peacefully into eternal rest on Thursday, August 25, 2016. He leaves to cherish his memory his loving and devoted wife of 57 years, Margaret, sons Marcus(Patricia), Victor(Ivy), Michael(Marie), one sister, Saundra Lucas, three brothers, Philip Eugene Turner, Michael R. Turner, Tony L. Turner, 14 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, one godson Michael Jones. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Lydia Patrice, and one sister, Theresa L. Turner. Father Turner also leaves to complete his life work, a host of relatives and friends.