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Douglas C. Turnbull III passed away on February 18, 2020, at Beaufort Memorial Hospital in Beaufort, South Carolina. He was born on August 30, 1939, in Baltimore, Maryland.

He is survived by his loving wife of thirteen years, Cynthia L. Turnbull, six children, twelve grandchildren, a brother, and a sister.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Billie, and his brothers Ned and Bruce.

After retiring as Chief Administrative Officer of Equitable Life Insurance, Doug moved to Beaufort, SC, where he enjoyed a second career in commercial and residential real estate. Doug attended the Parish Church of St. Helena in Beaufort; he served area nursing homes, his church, his family, and wherever he saw a need.
A funeral service for Doug will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 21, 2020 at The Parish Church of St. Helena. Interment will take place at a later date in Baltimore, MD. A reception will be held following the service.

Donations may be made in Doug’s memory to Holy Trinity Classical School, 302 Burroughs Ave, Beaufort, SC, 29902.

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  1. Debi and John Tracy says:

    So sorry for your loss. He was a good brother-in- law. He will be missed.

  2. Tommy Clinton says:

    I was an associate of Doug’s at EREIM for many years. I also had visited with him a few years ago. He was a good friend and a great guy. My prayers go out to his wonderful family


  3. Larry and Diane Bergen says:

    We are so sorry for your loss. Larry and I
    Have such great memories of Doug.
    Loved all our time with him. Praying for
    Comfort and love to all.

  4. Ted and Sharon Turnbull says:

    Sharon and I send our prayers and Love.

  5. Juan Carlos & Isabella Jiménez says:

    Such a wonderful, kind friend who will be missed.

    Our heartfelt sympathy to Cindy and the entire Turnbull family.

    God Bless.

  6. Sean Lacey and Mary Hilpertshauser says:

    A wonderful father. The legacy Doug has left is unmatched by any words that can be written.
    So deeply sorry for your loss.

  7. Janice York-Deaton says:

    Cindy and family I was so sorry to learn if Dougs passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. I send you love and my deepest sympathy.

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