The family of Margaret Rita Turnbull regrets to announce her passing on November 25, 2020. The first viewing will be on Friday, December 18, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. The second viewing will be on Saturday, December 19, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at ChristChurch Methodist Church in Market Square with a service to follow at 10:00 am.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, funeral attendees are asked to wear mask or face coverings at all times and follow all social distancing guidelines. Funeral attendees are also asked to wear shades of pink to honor her fight against breast cancer.
She is survived by her Husband, Winston Turnbull; Sons, Kareem and Akeem Turnbull; Sisters, Cynthia Parsons, Patricia Hodge, Valarie Brunn, Ianta Martin, Marjorie McFarlane; Brother, Rudolph Freeman; Adopted Daughter, Linda Penn (niece); Adopted Son, Jerry Donovan (nephew); Brother-in-law, Rudelle Parsons, Sr.; Sisters-in-law, Juel Turnbull Molloy and Mary Turnbull; Daughter-in-law, Adina Turnbull; Grandchildren Kareem Turnbull Jr., Delysia and Kiana Turnbull; Stepchildren, Vernon Turnbull, Delita Turnbull-Riley, Delroy Turnbull; Aunt, Keturah Donovan; Best Friend, Edna Pole; Special Nieces, Ruth Samuel, Lucinda Parsons and Lucille Parsons; Nieces, Natasha Freeman Lanclos, Barbara Heyliger, Denise Freeman, Eshea Fox, Etishea Hodge, Lisa Fahie, Istandsia Sampson, and Markita Smith; Special Nephews, Rudelle “Rudy” Parsons, Jr., Duane Woods, Sr., and Cordell Rhymer; Nephews, Omari Martin, Elvin Hodge, Jr., Kenyata Hodge, Elvie Dawson, Jr., Kimba Hughes, Lester Pickering, Charles Todman, Sr. and Bushawn Freeman; Great Nieces, J’Nay Penn, Lineek Williams, Jayda Parsons, Tracy Glover, Trisha Samuel, Elisha Thomas, Xena Hodge, Nadage Smith, Reniqua Simms, Za’arah Sampson, Negesti Smith, Skyla Woods, Daynah Woods, Promise Dawson, Jazzy Hughes, Ne’Kayla Lanclos, Shamika Freeman, Monet Freeman, Bushauna Freeman, and Ena Freeman; Great Nephews, Jerrel Penn, Akeel Thomas, Aleek Thomas, Rasheed Parsons, Rahmoi Parsons, Duane Woods, Jr., Damien Woods, AJ Smith, Angel Smith, Austin Smith, Jakhoi Hodge, Ro’vante Sampson, Mekhi Smith, Elvie Dawson III, Zion Dawson, Ziel Dawson, Angel Hughes, Charles Todman, Jr., Kshaun Daley, and Malik Freeman; Adopted Grandsons, Christian Welsh, and Titan Miller; Close Cousins, Sydney Freeman, Elaine Lynch, Vornet Smith, Rudence “Rudy” Scatliffe,Noel Scatliffe, Ernest Turnbull, Calvin Turnbull, Louis Turnbull, Lorraine Gumbs-Morton, Edna Hodge, Lauris Fahie, Elaine Freeman, Mariel Wattley, Joyce Walker, Bernice Osborne, and Dena Lettsome; Special Friends, Hilda Barry, Julian & Anna Quetel, Jeryl Hodge, Verna Gomez, Elouise Smith, Lolita Hodge, Diane Marsh, Icilma Hodge, Ruth Monica Leonard, Helen Nicholas, Alberto & Ethlyn King, Elroy Fleming, John & Blanche Roumou, Celecia “Benji” Smith, Olivia Carty, Ruth Frett, Rita Baptiste, Henvile Pole Marilyn Malone, Eulalie Hopson, Ricardo Pabon, Carolyn Santora, Mona Jones, Joyce Delanos Francis, Dr. Alfred O. Heath, Christ Church Methodist Class #59, and Vitelco/Innovative (Viya) Family; Godchildren, Dista Merchant, Jenneley Smith, Antonio “Pumpkin” Lewis, and Lincoln Gumbs, Jr.