Edith Turner Kretzschmar
Edith Turner Kretzschmar, 86, of Fultondale was born May 27, 1927, in Warrior and passed away Monday, October 21, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Dutch Kretzschmar; parents, Curtis and Alice Farley Turner; brothers, James Frank Turner and Pat Turner; and sisters, Doris Whisonant and Elizabeth Streetman.
She is survived by her loving family: A brother, Billy Ray Turner (Gwen); she was like a mother to her niece, Glenndean Moon; and “Nannie” to Alanna and Jaime; and “Great-Nannie” to Cannon and Savanna. Edith cherished all her nieces and nephews and loved them like her own children. She was a member of the Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, October 23, at Ridout’s Gardendale Chapel. Visitation was held prior to services. Interment was in Elmwood Cemetery. It was Edith’s wish that those who’d like to do so, to please make donations to the Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church, 805 Crest Drive, Gardendale, AL 35071.