Name: Eliza Ellen BURNETT
Given Name: Eliza Ellen
Birth: 3 Apr 1859 in Jennings Township, Owens Co., IN
Death: 15 Jan 1900 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL
Burial: 16 Jan 1900 Turner Cemetery, Moultrie Co., IL
"Elisa E. Burnett was born in Cataract, Owen county, Indiana, April 3, 1859. Died at her hom e near Lanton Station, Moultrie Co., Ill., Jan. 15, 1900 of typhoid fever. She was married t o Geo. H. Turner, Nov. 11, 1880. Six children have been born to them, three boys and three gi rls, all of whom with the sorrowing husband, survive to mourn the loss of a tender, loving mo ther and faithful wife.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05
Mrs. Turner became a Christian in her girlhood, giving her heart, and the allegience of her l ife to Jesus Christ unreservedly.
Neighbors and friends who knew her intimately speak in the highest terms of her beautiful an d consistent Christian character, which found it's expression and demonstration, not in mer e profession, but in a daily life of unselfish devotion to her home, her friends and her Heav enly Master. A marked tribute of the esteem in which she was held, was witnessed by the immen se throng who attended the funeral services and followed her body to
Her death was a very happy one, songs of salvation and praise were upon her lips during her i llness, for like Enoch of old, she had the testimony before her departure that she pleased Go d.
Funeral services were conducted at the family residence, by Rev. W. F. Stevenson, at 10 o'clo ck Tuesday morning. Burial at the Turner cemetery."
Obituary - January 19, 1900 in the Lovington Reporter.
Father: James BURNETT b: 1831/1832 in KY
Mother: Catherine TILLEY b: 9 Feb 1834 in Shelby Co., KY
George Henry TURNER b: 1 Jan 1859 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL
- Lillie Emeline TURNER b: 21 Apr 1883 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL
- Jesse Aaron TURNER b: 27 Apr 1885 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL
- James Marion TURNER b: 21 Jan 1887 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL
- Stephen Oral TURNER b: 2 Mar 1889 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL
- Maybelle Leone TURNER b: 17 Sep 1892 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL
- Catherine Ruth TURNER b: 30 Aug 1895 in Lovington, Moultrie Co., IL