Nikki Saady Turner, 36, of Bloxom, wife of Michael R, Turner, Jr., passed away on October 21, 2017 at her residence.

Born on December 6, 1980 in Nassawadox, she was the daughter of the Late David Vincent Saady and Eileen Greene Schleif and Eric Schleif. She worked for Eastern Shore Rural Health for many of years and was a member of St. Thomas United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the PVFC Ladies Auxiliary and was a Hall of Honor honoree of the Delmarva Fireman’s Association. She also loved photography and enjoyed spending time with her family.

Other than her husband, Nikki is survived by a daughter, Emma MacKenzie Turner of Bloxom; a son, David Michael Turner and wife, Kayla of Bloxom; a step-sister, Jes Granroth and husband, Eric of Wyoming, DE; a step-brother, Dietrich Schleif of Parksley; brother-in-law, Shawn Turner; a granddaughter, Allison Nicole Turner of Bloxom; father-in-law, Michael Richard Turner, Sr. of Guilford, mother-in-law Lucy Turner of Guilford; grandfather-in-law, Richard Turner, Sr. “G Daddy” of Parksley; Grandmother, Frances Drummond Greene of Bloxom; and several aunts, uncles, nephews and cousins.

Other than her father, she was preceded in death by a sister, Kara Beth Saady.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, October 28th at 2:00 PM from the St. Thomas United Methodist Church, with Rev. Hyeon Ho Lee officiating. Interment will follow in the Liberty Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6-8 at the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to St. Thomas United Methodist Church, 25460 Shoremain Drive, Bloxom, VA 23308, American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley.

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