Twila Allen Turner

March 6, 1937 - 

July 24, 2022

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Twila Allen Turner was called to her heavenly destination on July 24, 2022.  She was born on March 6, 1937 to Lloyd and Coquese Allen in Jefferson County, Oklahoma.

Twila & Ray were married December 6, 1952 in Clayton, New Mexico and enjoyed almost 57 years together until Dad’s passing in November 2009.  She moved to Edmond in 2012.  She was a faithful "mall walker" until January.  Twila enjoyed many years as a Beautician, then working in banking, ultimately retiring as a Merle Norman business owner.

Twila was a Christian, faithfully attending Church weekly, until the decline of her health in January.  She loved to cook, her banana pudding recipe was unmatched.

She is survived by children: Kim (Bill) Foraker of Denver, Colorado; Allen (Ann) Turner of Lake Havasu, Arizona and Mark (Debbie) Turner of Edmond, Oklahoma.  She is also survived by 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by husband Ray, parents Lloyd and Coquese, grandson Hunter and brothers Monte and Mike. Graveside services will be held at 1 PM Friday July 29th at the Waurika, Oklahoma cemetery with Kevin Rayner officiating. Arrangements are with Dudley Funeral Home, Waurika.

Pallbearers will be: Rick Chalenburg, David Turner, Bill Foraker, Bob Gandy, Reid Turner and Mark Turner

The family would like to thank the following for their exceptional care and compassion: Ignite Rehabilitation (OKC), St Anthony’s Hospital (OKC), Good Shepherd Hospice (OKC) and Mansions at Waterford Assisted Living (OKC).


March 6, 1937


July 24, 2022

Funeral Service

Friday, July 29, 2022 1:00pm
Waurika Cemetery
United States