Infant Gabriella Kendallyn Marie Turner

Gabriella Kendallyn Marie ‘Gabby’ Turner, infant daughter of Russell and Jessica Turner of Waycross, passed away Friday, May 17, 2019, at Memorial Satilla Health Birthing Center in Waycross.

In addition to her parents, “Gabby” is survived by two sisters, Kira and Payten and her brother, Jaxson, who were so excited to be a big sisters and a big brother, wanted to teach her so much, and were looking forward to taking her to Disney World later this year.

She was loved by all of her family who couldn’t wait to see and hold her.

Gabby’s mommy had waited seven years to become pregnant again, and was so excited to raise her baby girl.

Gabby was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Ron Turner; great-grandparents, Robert and Betty Shirley; great-grandfather, Ottis Jones and her baby cousin, Hayley Marie Shelton.

Also surviving are her maternal grandparents, Ralph and Ginger Pease, Waycross; paternal grandmother, Libby Turner, Waycross; aunts, Vicki Boyett, Brunswick and Holly Turner, Waycross; uncles, Kevin Pease, Eastman, Robert Turner, Dacula and Mark Boyett, Brunswick; great-grandmother, Patricia Jones, Fernandina Beach, FL; great-aunts, Robyn Friendly, Fern, FL, Jami Jones, Lapchak, PA, and Alice Tatum, Ringgold; cousins, Corey Pease and Devin Sallette, both of Jacksonville, FL, Zackery McKinney, Fort Worth, TX and Nicklas and Julia Turner, both of Dacula.

The family will hold private services at a later date.

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Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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