Minnie Belle Turner

August 27, 1931February 13, 2018

MINNIE BELLE HARRIS WIGGINS TURNER GRANITE FALLS – Minnie Belle Harris Wiggins Turner, 86 of Granite Falls went home to be with her Lord on February 13, 2018. Born on August 27, 1931 in Caldwell County, she was the daughter of the late Fred Leroy and Blanche Bryant Harris. Minnie was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, and sister. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Oliver Woodrow Wiggins, second husband, Lonnie Ray Turner, her son, Rex Allen Wiggins, granddaughter, LaDonna Shaye Wiggins and many brothers and sisters. Survivors include her children, Raymond Woodrow Wiggins of Hickory, Jackie Lee Wiggins and wife Betty of Hickory, Debra Diane Propst of Hickory; step-son, Lonnie Ray Turner Jr. of Lenoir; eight grandchildren; numerous great and great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Peggy and Alma; numerous nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 2 PM at Catawba Funeral Home with Rev. Roger Nix officiating. Burial will follow at Catawba Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Catawba Funeral Home from 6-8 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Burke County Hospice and Palliative Care, 1721 Enon Rd, Valdese NC 28690. Condolences may be left at The Turner Family is under the care of Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals & Cremations.


  • Celebration of Life Service Friday, February 16, 2018
  • Visitation Thursday, February 15, 2018

Minnie Belle Turner

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