Get Breaking News

Enter your email address to sign up.

Receive special offers from
Originally published: 2014-01-14 14:23:51
Last modified: 2014-01-14 14:24:37

Jim H. Turbyfill

Rev. Jim H. Turbyfill, 61, passed away Thursday evening at U.N.C. Hospitals in Chapel Hill.

He was the son of Anna Mae Turbyfill and the late Rev. Raymond J. Turbyfill, and was the husband of Eunice “Chita” Turbyfill.

He was a bi-vocational minister of 33 years serving at New Life, Jordan’s Chapel, Pineview, and Emmaus Baptist Churches, and many more in the Mountains and Georgia, and was retired from Georgia Pacific after 31 years. He was an employee of Pactiv, and was also a mason.
Funeral services were held Sunday at Love Memorial Baptist Church at 2 p.m. The family received friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Jessica Hamilton and husband, Chris, of La Grange; three sons, J.J. Turbyfill and wife, Theresa, of Mt. Olive, Chris Turbyfill and fiancé, Mary Beth Burns, of Greensboro, and Bryan Turbyfill and wife, Madonna, of Fayetteville; five brothers, Jerry Turbyfill and wife, Doris of Newland, Kenny Turbyfill and wife, Rebecca, of Charlotte, Sam Turbyfill and wife, Lis,a of Crossnore, Terry Turbyfill and wife, Shirley, of Cranberry, and Rick Turbyfill of Shalotte; 17 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gideons International c/o Goldsboro South Camp, P.O. Box 509, Goldsboro, NC 27533-0509, or the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Donor Services P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield, Mass 01202.

We apologize, comments cannot be made on this particular topic.