Betty Jane Turner, 71, of Van Buren passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, at her home. She was born Dec. 11, 1945, in California to the late Alton and Gene Ellison. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Gelene Young.

She is survived by her husband, Eddie Turner of the home; three sons, Bart Turner and wife Heather of Alma, Michael Turner and wife Nancy of Mountainburg and Steven Turner of Van Buren; two sisters, Linda Holland and Shirley Siam, both of Van Buren; and five grandchildren, Victoria Turner, Elizabeth Turner, Summer Flippin, Toby Turner and Alton Turner.

Graveside service will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

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