Dachiel Ann Turner, 1966-2021


Dachiel Ann Turner of Mineola joined her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Feb. 7, 2021. She was born on July 14, 1966 in Dallas to James Calvin and Phyllis Ann (Allen) Turner. Dachiel was very much loved by all who knew her. She was the definition of a Christian woman who devoted her life to the Lord and her family. Dachiel graduated from Como-Pickton High School in 1984. Her family would tell you her expertise was finding a bargain at any garage sale she visited. Dachiel was a member of Crossroads Community Church in Tyler. She was preceded in death by her father, James Calvin Turner; maternal grandparents, Horace and Ruth Frances Allen; paternal grandparents, B.J. and Drucilla (Finklea) Turner Alford; paternal grandfather, Fred Turner; and sister, Donna Lynn Williams. Dachiel is survived by her husband of 30-plus years, Todd Michael Turner; mother, Phyllis Ann (Allen) Turner; daughter, Rebecca Leigh Turner; son, Michael Allen Turner and his wife Lacey; son, Bennett Todd Turner and his wife Carla; sister, Charity Ramsey and her husband Ricky; brother, Wesley Turner and his wife Ashlie; granchildren, Aiden, Haylie, Nathan and EmmaLeigh; and nieces and nephews, Michaela Brundage, Elijah Williams, Kaleb Ramsey, Harper Ramsey and Wyatt Turner.

The family received friends on Friday, Feb. 12 from 1 to 2 p.m. at Beaty Funeral Home in Winnsboro. The funeral began at 2 p.m. with Bro. Jerry Payne officiating. Interment followed at New Pickton Cemetery.