Richard Clay Turner, 70, retired electrician, died August 20, 2019, in Knoxville. Mr. Turner was a member of Covington First Baptist Church and a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. He leaves his daughter, Deborah Sellers-Mooney (Garry, Jr.) of Arlington; sons Richard Clay Turner, II (Kanet) of Walla Walla, WA and Nathaniel Colorado Turner of Covington; father Roy Clay Turner of Covington; sisters Cathy Naughton of Covington, Becky Williams (Eddie) of McAllen, TX, and Betsy Trimble (Dan) of Cleveland, TN; grandchildren Julian Clay Anders, Julianne Erickson, Dakota Turner, Colby Turner, Chandler Turner, and Buckley Turner; great-grandchildren Abigail Anders and Hudson Turner; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mr. Turner was preceded in death by his mother, Joyce Roberts Turner; and his brother, Paul Allan Turner.
Graveside services will be 4PM Saturday, August 24, at Covington Memorial Gardens. Rev. Garry Mooney, Jr. will officiate.
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