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Judith Holt Poole Turner

February 29, 1944 — April 25, 2022



Judith Holt Poole Turner, 78, of Jamestown, formerly of Asheboro, passed away on Monday, April 25, 2022.

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 11:00 am at Pugh Funeral Home, Asheboro, with Gary Mason officiating.  Burial will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery.

Born in Randolph County on February 29, 1944, Judith was the daughter of Claude and Onota Holt and was a 1962 graduate of Asheboro High School.  She was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, and great-grandmother.  She was the owner and operator of Hop's Bar-B-Q in Randleman until her retirement.  She loved going to the beach and spending time with family and friends and was a member of Cross Road Baptist Church in Asheboro.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Poole, and her son, Joey Poole.

She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Joe Turner, of the home; daughter Karen Poole Cole and husband Tony of Asheboro; brother Jerry Holt of Jacksonville, Florida; step-sons Randy Turner and wife Debbie of Asheboro and Rusty Turner and wife Jennifer of Asheboro; step-daughter Pattie Dingess and husband John of Asheboro; sister-in-law and life long best friend Ann Graves of Asheboro; niece Kathy Hyler of Kinston; nephews Brian Holt and wife Karen of Florida and Kevin Holt of Asheboro; 6 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; and special friends Rose Blackburn and Barbara Gallimore.

The family will receive friends at the home of her daughter at 2289 Stutts Road, Asheboro, 27205.

The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Hospice of the Piedmont for their wonderful care of Judith, with a special thank you to Kelly, Tan, and Miranda.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Dr., High Point, NC 27262 or to the Muscular Dystrophy Association National Office, 161 N. Clark, Suite 3550, Chicago, Illinois 60601.

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Thursday, April 28, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Pugh Funeral Home - Asheboro

437 Sunset Ave. , Asheboro, NC 27203

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Thursday, April 28, 2022

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