William Thomas “WT” Turk, Sr., age 76, born in Flomaton, AL and a resident of Bay Minette, AL died Sunday, September 27, 2020 at Mobile Infirmary. He was a retired foreman at Standard Furniture. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served during Vietnam.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Shelia Marie Cowart Turk of Bay Minette, AL; one son, William, Thomas (Pam) Turk, Jr. of Pine Grove;a daughter, Brandy Nicole Baggett of Bay Minette, AL; five brothers, Ralph Turk of Fairhope, AL, Terry Turk of Gateswood, James Lee of Gateswood, Robert Lee of Oklahoma City, OK and Tommy Lee of Summerdale, AL; one sister, Carolyn Bryars of Bay Minette, AL; two brother-in-laws, Marvin Barlow of Bay Minette, AL and Larry Sprinkle of Bay Minette, AL; three grandchildren, Leighanna Turk, Makayla Hadley and Dakota Baggett and a number of nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edwin Rudolph Turk; his mother, Alice Ree Lambeth Lee and his stepfather, Cecil Earl Lee.
Funeral services will be held Friday, October 2, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. at the chapel of Norris Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Burton officiating. Burial will follow at Bay Minette Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday, October 2, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until the 12:00 p.m. service at Norris Funeral Home.
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