June 21, 1973 – September 13, 2021
Take thy beak from out my heart and take thy form from off my door! Quoth the Raven, “Nevermore”
Derek was born in Ohio and moved to California as a child. He graduated from Thomas Downey High class of ‘91.
Derek was a food enthusiast and loved his BBQ. His sense of humor was dark, dirty, & a little controversial. He was always the life of the party & enjoyed spending time with his family and many friends. His love for his wife & son was undeniable and will extend through time and space forever. His passing leaves this world a little less brighter and much more boring.
Preceded in death by his father David Turner & brother-in-law Jack King. His mother, Darla, also passed within days of his untimely departure.
He leaves behind his wife Felicia Turner, their son Jefferery Turner, and his stepdaughters Victoria Perez & Catalina Presley, along with sisters Caysie Aguillon, & Abby Turner, his grandmother Virginia Turner, and many other family members, including his friends who are family.
Viewing will be held in Turlock, CA at Allen Mortuary on September 24th, 4pm-7pm. Memorial services are planned for September 26th. Details will be updated here https://fb.me/e/2DYTOR1w1