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Robert Leon Turpin

Obituary Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Robert Leon Turpin, age 19 of Gillsville, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

Born in Stephens County, Georgia on January 27, 1997, he was a son of Edward and Tina Turpin Kelly.  Mr. Turpin was a dock worker with Americold Freezer in Pendergrass, Georgia and a 2015 graduate of Habersham Central High School. He enjoyed fishing, reading, and collecting rocks.

Mr. Turpin was preceded in death by a grandmother, Deborah Chastain.

In addition to his parents survivors include his brother, Charley Dean Kelly of Gillsville; grandparents, Charlie & Sharon Turpin of Homer and Barry Chastain of Clarkesville; and a host of other family and friends.

Memorial services will be held at 2 pm, Wednesday, November 16, 2016 from the Chapel of McGahee Griffin and Stewart with Pastor Dennis Dills officiating.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm on Tuesday at the funeral home.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home and Habersham Crematory both of Cornelia (706/778-8668) are in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Date
11/16/2016 at 2:00PM
Funeral Home
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home
175 VFW Post Rd, PO Box 725, Cornelia 30531