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Mary Catherine Turley

March 30, 1929 November 25, 2017
Mary Catherine Turley
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Obituary for Mary Catherine Turley

Mary Catherine Coen Turley, born March 30, 1929, passed away on November 25, 2017, in Oak Ridge, TN.
Born in Elizabethton, TN, she grew up in West Virginia and attended high school in Wytheville, VA, where she met her husband, Thomas A. Turley, Jr. They were married 69 years and moved to Oak Ridge in 1954. Mrs. Turley enjoyed cats, books, movies, painting, working in her flower beds and playing the piano. She also wrote poetry and was a wonderful cook.
She is survived by and will be greatly missed by her
husband; one sister, Patsy Coen Light; her son, Thomas A. Turley III and wife Paula; and daughter, Margaret Catherine Turley and husband Duke C. Turman; four grandchildren, Catherine Ruth Mewbourn Turley, Bryan Thomas Mewbourn Turley and wife Miyuki, Catelin Mae Turman and Dylan Thomas Turman; and one great-grandchild, Maya Nakagawa Turley.
Family and friends will meet for a graveside service on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 1pm at the East End Cemetery in Wytheville, VA. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Oak Ridge. Arrangements by Weatherford Mortuary. An online guest book can be signed at

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East End Cemetery Final Resting Place

East Goodwin Lane
Wytheville, VA 24382

East Goodwin Lane Wytheville 24382 VA
United States

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