IMG_6763Davis Garland Turner was born Oct. 16, 1946, in Minden and went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, near San Ignacio, Belize. He was an only child born to Davis “Cotton” Turner and Shirley Moore Turner.

Known by friends as both Davis and Garland, he will be remembered for many things throughout his full background including his military service, dairy farming, seafood distribution, correctional and law enforcement, and a hundred other adventures. His renown, individuality, and conviction was extraordinary. In fact, to his family and



  1. Regarding the death of Davis Garland Turner, does his second wife, Kathy Turner, not get a mention as one of those that he left behind? She loved him as much as anyone else even though they had divorced. Shame on the person who wrote the obituary.

  2. Garland,will be missed.I talked to Garland about a week ago on facebook,I asked Garland how he was & he said “I am having the time of my life,I wish Jake would come an visit me” !! Garland you will be missed.My prayers are with the family.

  3. As a friend of Davis’s here in Belize, I can say he was loved by EVERYONE here. I know of no person who ever had anything but the greatest respect and admiration for Davis Turner. He will be terribly missed. 🙁

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