Turner tapped for Wilkinson prison spot

Published 6:00 am Sunday, November 26, 2006

Walter Turner has been named maintenance supervisor by Corrections Corporation of America and Wilkinson County Correctional Facility.

Turner worked more than 32 years for International Paper as maintenance supervisor. After retiring for three years, he decided to open his own business, Turner’s Charter & Tour Service in the Natchez area.

Turner and his wife, Bernice, have two children, Walter Jr. and Tracy, and three grandchildren.

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“We are definitely appreciative to have found such an experienced and qualified candidate,” Warden Jacquelyn Banks said.

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