Lois Turner Dees


Age: 59

Summary: math teacher and widow of Dr. Larry Turner, an associate dean of the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Office who was one of 49 people killed in the August 2006 crash of Comair Flight 5191 in Lexington, Kentucky shortly after takeoff from the Blue Grass Airport, who became involved in the creation of the commemorative sculpture unveiled at the UK Arboretum on the fifth anniversary of the crash in 2011.

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

Born: September 6, 1954

Died: September 20, 2013

Lexington, Kentucky