May 15, 1937 – April 4, 2019
Jerald was born May 15, 1937 in Taft, CA to Joe and Ollene Turner. He passed away peacefully at his home in Taft, on April 4, 2019. Jerald graduated Taft Union High School in 1956 where he participated in track and football.
After his early retirement from Berry Holding, Jerald along with family members, moved to a farm in the state of Washington, later returning to Taft where he lived out the rest of his life. Jerald enjoyed travel, motorcycles, NASCAR, cars, boating, camping, friends, and family. Jerald had a big heart, donating to various charities especially those involving children and veterans.
Jerald was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Ollene Turner, younger brother, Joe Turner, and grandson, Robert Bradley Hazlewood, Jr.
Jerald will be greatly missed by his family: brother, Jack Turner; daughters, Denise Hess, Cheryl Rogerson(Clint); grandchildren, Bryan Clark, Cydnee Mitchell, Brandon Turner(Heather), Nicolette Reed; 7 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
In accordance with Jerald’s wishes, no formal service will be held.