Arthur W. “Snake” “Doodle” Turner Jr.
Arthur W. “Snake” “Doodle” Turner Jr., 61, of Orange, passed away at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange with Pastor Randall “Flipper” Doolittle officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.
Born in Orange on Nov. 28, 1948, Arthur was the son of Arthur Warren Turner Sr. and Emma (Burrill) Turner. He was a member of the Gypsy Motorcycle Club (Beaumont Chapter) whose members will miss “Snake” dearly.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and uncle, Tony Burrill.
Arthur is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Emma and Ron Dixon of Orange; three nieces, Jennifer Sisco and her husband, Greg of Newberg, Ore., Melissa Norris and her husband, Benny of Port Neches and Britaney Dixon of Orange; two nephews, Tim Dixon and his wife, Linda of Corpus Christi and Darrell Dixon of Longville, La.; special friend, Pauline Adams; and numerous cousins, great-nieces and -nephews.