Linda Mae Brooks Turner



Sumter, SC ……. Linda Mae Brooks Moore Turner, age 56, beloved wife and partner of 23 years to John Wendell Turner died on Thursday, July 26, 2018.

Born in Iowa, she was the daughter of the late John Brooks and Marie Brooks. Linda graduated from Kent State University in Ohio. She became a Registered Nurse and worked for Palmetto Health Tuomey for over 25 years. Her true joy in life was spending time with her family, especially her three grandchildren. She was given the name “NeNe” by her adoring grandbabies. She was passionate about horses, nature and her God. The Great Adventure Fellowship Horse Riding Club helped her find her way and created friendships that grew with each ride. Linda lived life to the fullest enjoying scuba diving, kayaking, boating, ATV riding, camping with her horses and relaxing at the beach. She will be remembered as a very loving wife, mother, NeNe, sister and friend. Her feisty, loving spirit brightened many lives and she will be dearly missed.

Loving family members missing her are; one daughter, Erica Rikki Lynn Moore and her loving companion, Jerry Niles of Sumter; one brother, John David Brooks and his wife Helen of Biloxi, MI; four sisters, Mary Lou Brooks of Sumter, Tracey Redmon Lyall and her husband Jim of Tulsa, OK, Carol Clemens and Rose Marie Cormeny both of Centerville, Iowa; three grandchildren, Zachary Niles Moore, Xander Niles Moore and Skyler Niles Moore and her chosen sister, Shirley Fink. She will also be missed by her, two devoted puppies, Surci and Suki as well as her two loving horses, Rocky and Tango.

She will be joining her sister, Dian Russell in Heaven.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 3:00 pm in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 6:00 -8:00 pm at Bullock Funeral Home.

lieu of flowers please, make a donation to one of the two following charity’s: Memorial Chapel 2509 Greenlane, Bishopville SC 29010 or Bethlehem Therapeutic Riding Stables
Tally Ho Equestrian Center, 3962 Lawson Grove Rd, Timmonsville, SC 29161.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.