Clyde McRae "Mac" Turlington



Clyde McRae "Mac" Turlington passed away Sunday, February 4, 2018 at the First Health Hospice Care in West End, NC.

He was born February 17, 1936 to Myrtle Dale Broglin and Sydner Turlington who preceded him in death.

While attending Dunn High School, he met his wife to be Mary Lou Westbrook. They were married December 15, 1957 when he was a junior at University of North Carolina. He proudly played football for the Tar Heels for four years (1955-1958).

After college, he was recreation director in Dunn for a time. He came to Fayetteville in 1963 and went into the auto parts business for many years.

He was a member of the Fayetteville JC’s and served on the board of Southern National Bank. He was a member of Highland Presbyterian Church where he enjoyed the men’s Sunday School Class and serving as a deacon.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou Turlington; 3 sons, John McRae Turlington of Moreland, Ga, Kenneth Neal Turlington of the home, and Frank Daley Turlington of Fayetteville; a granddaughter, Elizabeth Daley Turlington of the home; brothers, James Dale Broglin of Fayetteville and Lynn Anthony Broglin (Brenda) of Gastonia.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Highland Presbyterian Church, 111 Highland Ave. Fayetteville, NC 28305 or First Health of the Carolinas, 251 Campground Rd. West End, NC 27376

A private burial and memorial service will be held at a later date.