Curtis Turley

Funeral service for Curtis Darel Turley was Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Dublin. The burial was at Lower Greens Creek Cemetery in Dublin.

Curtis was born on Oct. 28, 1933, in Erath County. He died on Oct. 10, 2018 at the age of 84 years, 11 months and 10 days. He was the son of A.G. Turley and Bertha (Merrill) Turley. He was united in marriage to Dortha Jean Christian on Jan. 16, 1954, in Stephenville, and to this union two children were born; Vicky Arlene Stone and Darren Curtis Turley.

Curtis graduated in the last class from Alexander High School and then served in the U.S. Army. After a brief time as a carpenter, he spent the next 50 years as a dairyman in Erath County. Curtis served on the DISD Board of Trustees. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Dublin.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, three brothers and an infant sister. He is survived by his wife, Dortha Turley of Dublin; his daughter, Vicky Stone of Dublin;  and his son, Darren Turley of Dublin; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Buck Turley; and numerous other relatives and friends who mourn his passing.

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