The Telegraph (Macon, GA), Sunday, 9 March 2008, page 4B, column 6 ROCHELLE - Emmie Turk, age 95, of 1715 First Avenue East, Rochelle passed away Friday, March 7, 2008 at Serenity Gate in Perry, GA. Funeral services will be held at 2P.M. Monday, March 10, 2008 in the Pitts Baptist Church. The Rev. Clint Sullens and Dr. Dennis Phillips will officiate. Interment will be in the Pitts Cemetery. -Mrs. Turk was born in Wilcox County on November 24, 1912. She was daughter of the late Nathaniel Lee Teagle, Jr. and Sadie Elizabeth Olds Teagle and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Pitts Baptist Church and the Ladies Sunday School Class where she taught Sunday School for 61 years and was a Bible School Teacher. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Elbert Turk, in 1972. -Survivors include son, G. B. (Gaynelle) Turk of Sandersville and Emil (Romelle) Turk of Macon; daughters, Annie Grace Gordon of Rochelle and WillaDean (Bob) Cooper of Warner Robins; 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren. -Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. Sunday in the funeral home. -The family may be contacted at the residence of Annie Grace Gordon, 1717 First Avenue East, Rochelle. -In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the North American Mission Board "Annie Armstrong Easter Offering", P.O. Box 116543, Atlanta, GA 30368-6543 or to the Gideons International, P.O. Box 347, Sycamore, GA 31790. -Frazier & Son Funeral Home in Rochelle has charge of arrangements.
Note from submitter:Sadie Elizabeth Olds's parents were Lucious Willie Olds and Frances Elizabeth (Clower) Olds.They came from Gwinnett Co., GA to Wilcox Co., GA in the early 1900s.L.W. Olds's parents were Daniel Griswold Olds & Mary Elizabeth (Black) Olds.