Paris E.Turnbill, age 91, of Lake City, passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. Paris was born on June 11, 1925 in Anderson County, Tennessee to the Marcus and Appelonia Cole Turnbill. Paris served his country during World War II in the United States Army. Paris was of the Baptist Faith. He was an avid knife and gun collector who loved to fish and to spend time with his family and friends. In addition to his parents, Paris is preceded in death by his wife, Edna Cox Turnbill, brothers, Avery and Edward Turnbill, and sisters Vaughn Violet, Ester Viles, and Pearl Rothell.
Interment: Family and friends will meet at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Island Ford Cemetery in Lake City for the interment with Military Honors presented by the Campbell County Honor Guard.
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