Velma Turman, 84, a resident of Union Springs, passed away Sunday, December 15, 2019. A memorial service will be held Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from Eastside Baptist Church with Rev. Gene Bridgman officiating and Gray Funeral Home directing.

The cremains will be interred in Perpetual Care Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Hinson; first husband, Glen Shepherd, Jr.; second husband, Tommy Turman; son, Jay Shepherd. She is survived by her four children: Glenda Jordan, Richard Shepherd, Mickey (Janet) Shepherd, Joel (Jennifer) Turman; ten grandchildren: Glen (Farrar) Foley, Tanner Shepherd, Michael Shepherd, Mitch Shepherd, Casey Shepherd, Cecily Luna, David McClure, Judge Kelly, Cody Roten, Bailey Roten; six great-grandchildren: Jack Foley, Haylie Shepherd, Bella Shepherd, Waylon Shepherd, Evelyn Shepherd and Jimi Luna; two brothers: Leon Hinson and Earl Hinson.

The family will receive friends at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Thursday.

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