DEATH / OBITUARIES : Dr. Ralph Turner has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 10, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Saddened by a huge loss for the newspaper industry: Dr. Ralph Turner dead at 80 – https://wvpress.org/breaking-news/obituary-dr-ralph-j-turner-dead-at-80/ …
“Many current West Virginia journalists have a direct connection to Dr. Turner or his efforts.”