He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Anita Turner, and his 8 children: Michelle Andrews, Michael Turner, David Turner, Leland Turner, Sherry, Grover Evans, Ernest Turner, and Laura Turner. He also leaves behind 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Ernest was a kind, caring man and was hopelessly devoted to his family. He loved to spend his time fishing and camping, and enjoyed cracking jokes, especially at his expense. Ernest was so very loved by his family and abundance of friends.