George R. Turner Jr., a federal highway engineer and administrator for 41 years, died Friday of cancer at his home in Millers. He was 69 and lived in the Baltimore area for 10 years.
Services for Mr. Turner will be held at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Grace and St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Monument Street and Park Avenue.
He started working for the Federal Highway Administration as an engineer in the late 1940s.
In 1978, Mr. Turner joined the Federal Highway Administration's Baltimore office, working for three years as deputy regional administrator for six mid-Atlantic states, and for seven years as regional administrator. He retired from federal service in 1988.