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Ross Earl Turner

Springdale, AR, 1958 - 2012

On Thursday, March 15, 2012, Ross Turner 53, of Springdale, AR was called home to his heavenly Father as a result of a traffic accident. Born September 9, 1958 in Denver Colorado, a son of Royce Turner and Bertha (Autry) Bruce, Ross married Kerri Adair on September 13, 1985, in Limon Colorado. Together they built their home in Springdale and have been blessed with four wonderful children. Ross is survived by his wife, Kerri Turner of the home; children: Roscoe(22), Alicia(18), Riley(16), and Rhett(13). His mother and stepfather, Bertha and Norman Bruce of Bella Vista AR.; His brother and closest friend Rick Turner and his wife Deborah of Centerton, AR; His sister Debbi Cohagan and her husband Sam of Bentonville, AR; His sister Georgia Railsback and her husband Layne of Brighton Co; grandmother Tillie Autry of LaJunta CO and many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews in Arkansas and Colorado. He was preceded in death by his father Royce Turner and grandparents; Joe Autry, Wilma and Roscoe Turner, Madeline and Ted Bruce. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, March 19, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at the Cross Church in Springdale. Shane Rhodes and Darrin Rogers will officiate the service. Committal service to follow at the Elm Springs Cemetery, an online guestbook is available at

Published March 18, 2012

Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home
2230 North Thompson Street, P.O. Box 6294, Springdale, AR
Phone: 479-756-2010