Businessman; author. Born– January 28, 1927, Oxford, Ala. Parents– Eugene Lauderdale and Frances (Coleman) Turner. Married– Caroline Dale Carter, March 14, 1953. Children– Three. Education– Princeton University, B.A., 1949; Auburn University, graduate school, 1949-1950. Employed by the U.S. Government as information and editorial supervisor unclassified material, 1951-1952. Lab technician, Turner Dairies, Oxford and Anniston, Ala., 1953-1954. Executive vice president, Modern Masonry Materials, 1960-1961; president, Phoenix Trading Co., Anniston, Ala., 1961-; partner, Merrimac Land Corporation. Contributed stories and articles to Harper’s, Antioch Review, Mademoiselle. Member of the Board of Anniston Public Library. Died August 11, 2012.
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