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James Howard Turbeville: Clarendon

1944 – 2022

     James Howard Turbeville of Clarendon died Sunday, March 20, in his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was 77.

     Born Dec. 11, 1944 in Robeson County, he was the son of the late William Howard Taft and Beulah Ray Turbeville. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patsy Faye Hilburn Turbeville.

     He was a lifelong farmer and retired as Captain from the Columbus County Sheriff’s Department.

     He is survived by his two daughters, Sharon Turbeville Barnhill of Clarendon and Shelley Turbeville Byrd (Rev. J. Kenneth Byrd, Jr.) of Nashville, North Carolina; six grandchildren, Talley Addison Barnhill, Tanner Russ Barnhill, Taylor Taft Barnhill, Kenley Elisabeth Byrd, John Isaac Byrd and James Andrew Byrd; one sister, Patricia Turbeville Duncan (Steve); and several nieces and nephews.

     Visitation was planned from 7 to 9 pm.. Tuesday, March 22, in Inman Ward Funeral Home.

     Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 23, in Beaverdam Original Free Will Baptist Church, burial following in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

     A guest register is available here.