He was born on September 26, 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Edward and Mary (Walker) Turner.
Roger worked for a number of years as a crane operator and tire serviceman. He enjoyed playing guitar and loved riding his motorcycle.
Roger was preceded in death by his son, Roger Dale Turner, Jr; his father, Edward Turner; his mother, Mary Chaffin; a brother, Richard Jameson; and two sisters, Sue Flowers and Betty Hahn.
He is survived by his daughter, Racheal Turner; a son, Steven Turner and wife Karen; eight grandchildren; three sisters, Pat Ross and husband Bill of London, Arkansas, Judy Tucker and husband Jim of Little Rock, Arkansas, and Barbara Moore and husband Mark of Cabool; his brother, Larry Turner and wife Debbie of Huron, Tennessee; as well as many other relatives and friends. He will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved him.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, November 4, 2017, at Little Prairie Cemetery in Caruthersville, Missouri.
Arrangements are under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.