HERMITAGE, Pennsylvania – Rocky Lane Turpin of Hermitage, formerly of Newport News, Virginia, passed away at 4:00 p.m. Friday, March 3, 2017, in the hospital of Sharon Regional Health System. He was 65.
Mr. Turpin was born December 4, 1951, in Newport News, a son of Robert E. and Addie V Cupp Turpin. He was raised and educated in Newport News, before moving to Hermitage in 2005.
He was a member of Faith Outreach Church, Hampton, Virginia.
Surviving are his wife, the former Viola Charlton, whom he married on November 21, 1982; three daughters, Sherri Turpin, Virginia Beach, Virginia, Tamissa Lee Turpin, Norfolk, Virginia and Beth Pryor and her husband Dennis, Hampton, Virginia; a son, Richard Lee Turpin, Newport News; four grandchildren, Christian Daly, Alexander Daly, Kelly Conner and Wyatt Turpin; two sisters, Joanne Stickles and her husband John, Smithfield, Virginia; and Barbara Henderson, Newport News; a brother, Kenneth E. Turpin and his wife Carolyn, Gordonsville, Virginia and several nieces and nephews.
Rocky was preceded in death by his parents.
There are no calling hours or service.
Arrangements by J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1090 East State St., Sharon.