AB, Greenville College, 1932. Bachelor's Degree, Greenville College, 1934. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Greenville College, 1964.
STB, Biblical Seminary New York, 1935. Master of Sacred Theology, Biblical Seminary New York, 1936. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1946.
Professor Bible and religion, Wessington Springs (South Dakot) Junior College, 1936-1942; pastor church, Gregory, South Dakot, 1938-1939; pastor church, Wessington Springs, 1939-1942; professor Biblical literature, Asbury Theological Seminary, 1945-1979; visiting lecturer, Natal., Republic of South Africa, 1983-1984; visiting lecturer, Aldersgate College, Canada, 1984-1985. Teacher Taiwan, The Philippines, 1975.
(The Biblical Source for Christian Holiness)
(Book by Turner, George Allen)
Superintendent Kentucky-Tennessee Conference Free Methodist Church, 1956-1958. Member Society Biblical Literature, Evangelical Theological Society, Wesley Theological Society, Theta Phi.
Married Lucile Marjorie McIntosh, October 8, 1938. Children: Allen Charles, Carol Jean Turner Swanson.