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Dennis Turbeville

May 15, 1948 ~ April 11, 2022 (age 73)


Dennis Michael Turbeville, 73, of Marble Hill, passed away Monday, April 11, 2022, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

He was born May 15, 1948, in St. Louis, Missouri, son of Cecil and Wanda Smith Turbeville. He and Fay Owens were married August 19, 1967.

Dennis was a 1966 graduate of Patton High School. After high school he went to work for Burlington Northern Truck Lines. He later received his Law enforcement certification and worked for Putman County Florida Sheriff's Department retiring in 2003. After retirement they moved to Patton and Dennis worked at Buchheit's in Jackson until he suffered a heart attack in 2009 which forced him into a full retirement. Dennis was a member of Little Whitewater Baptist Church.

Loving survivors include his wife, Fay of 54 years, two sons, Mike (Elizabeth) Turbeville and Scott (Brandi) Turbeville all of Marble Hill; six grandchildren and six great grandchildren and a sister, Gloria (Bernard) Estanope of Pomona Park, Flordia.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a stepfather, Virgil Petrus, a son, Tim Turbeville and a half-sister Janet Tittel.

Visitation will be Friday, April 15, 2022, from 10:00 AM until service time at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.

Funeral service will be at noon on Friday, April 15, 2022 at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jeff Woodard officiating.

Interment will follow in Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or American Heart Association or American Diabetes Association.
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Public Viewing
April 15, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
McCombs Funeral Home & Cremation Center
640 West Independence Street
Jackson, MO 63755

Funeral Service
April 15, 2022

12:00 PM
McCombs Funeral Home & Cremation Center
640 West Independence Street
Jackson, MO 63755

April 15, 2022

1:30 PM
Russell Heights Cemetery
435 S. Farmington
Jackson, MO 63755


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

American Diabetes Association
P O Box 7023, MERRIFIELD VA 22116-7023
Tel: 1-800-342-2383

American Heart Association, St. Louis, Mo
460 North Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis MO 63141
Tel: 1-314-692-5635

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