Joan Marie (Oelrich) Turley


Joan Marie (Oelrich) Turley, age 63, of Sparta, Tenn., passed away in her home on Nov. 6, 2020.  She is survived by her husband, Bill Turley, of 41 years and his two daughters, Marie Culotta and Liz Turley. She was the daughter of Phyllis Wallace and Chester Oelrich, who are both deceased. She is survived by loving sisters Linda Brown (Dixon), Karen Wills (Byron), Kathy Oelrich (Texas), Wendy Norup (Michigan), Sandy Hess (Byron), Linda Andreen (Byron), Bonnie Diehl (Oregon), and one loving brother, Gary Oelrich (Tennessee), and many nieces and nephews.

Joan graduated from Leaf River High School in 1975. She was a hard worker but loved to have fun. She loved traveling, camping, casinos, her hubby, family, friends, and deceased pet, Punky. She will be missed by all who knew her. No services are planned at this time.