Ralph and Veda Turnipseed


Memorial services for both Ralph Lenier Turnipseed, 88 and Veda Mullins Turnipseed, age 83 of Lindale, Texas are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home Chapel in Lindale with Pastor Paul DeRousse and Pastor Tom Buck officiating.

A private interment will follow at the Lindale City Cemetery under the direction of Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home.

Mr. Turnipseed passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in Lindale and Mrs. Turnipseed passed away on March 13, 2018.

He was born Oct. 13, 1929 in DeKalb, Miss. to the late James Thurman Sr. and Trudie Pearl (Huckaby) Turnipseed.

A member of the First Baptist Church in Lindale, Mr. Turnipseed lived in Lindale for more than 30 years.

Also preceding him in death were sister, Mildred Dilworth and brothers, Eugene and Billy Turnipseed.

He is survived by his daughter, DeAnna Smith of Lindale; son, Ron Smith and wife, Robin of Tyler; brothers, J.T. Turnipseed and wife, Melnee of Lindale; Charles Turnipseed of Arlington, Texas; grandson, Andrew Smith of Jacksonville, Texas; great grandson, Jarrett Smith of Jacksonville, Texas and numerous nieces and nephews.

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