Becky L. Turcotte, age 43, died peacefully at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, MS on Saturday, November 27, 2021, after a short illness.
She was born in Jackson, TN on June 8, 1978, the daughter of Ashley S. and Patrician Ann Tuberville Johnson. Becky attended the University of Tennessee at Martin, where she was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha, Delta Mu Chapter. She later attended the University of Memphis, Bethel University and East Oklahoma State University receiving her master’s degree. Becky was employed as a program Director for East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Meridian, MS. She loved going to Disneyworld and was always ready to plan a trip there. She also enjoyed her doing crafts and reading.
She is survived by her parents, Ashley and Patricia Johnson of Jackson, TN and her brother, Ashley S. Johnson, Jr. (Andrea) and their daughter Katy Lynn Johnson all of Medina, TN.
SERVICES: A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, December 2, 2021, at Poplar Heights Baptist Church, with Rev. Richard Bragg and Rev. Phillip Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgecrest Cemetery.
The family will be receiving friends on Thursday from 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM at Poplar Heights Baptist Church.
The family is requesting that memorial contributions be directed to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 771557, Memphis, TN 38177 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Parkway, 731.668.1111 www.arringtonfuneralgroup.com