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bank executive

William V. Turner, bank executive. Recipient Civic Contributor award North Springfield Betterment Association, Springfieldian award, 1979.


Turner, William V. was born on August 13, 1932.


Bachelor of Science in Business and Public Administration, University Missouri, 1956.


Regional sales and credit manager Kraft Foods Company, 1956-1960. Chief management assistance section Small Business Administration, 1961-1968. Vice president commercial and consumer lending, executive vice president, president, Chief Executive Officer Citizens Bank, 1966-1974.

President Greater Southern Bank, Springfield, Missouri, 1974-1997, chairman, Chief Executive Officer, 1997-1999, chairman, since 1999. Director, vice chairman Federal Home Loan Bank Des Moines. Director Federal Savings and Loan Advisory Council, Washington.

Committee member United States Savings and Loan League, Missouri Savings and Loan League.


President Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, Springfield Baptist Hospital. President, member Springfield R-12 School District. Chairman Greene County Cancer Crusade, Boy Scouts American, Campaign Fund Doctor for Mental Retardation.

Board member Greene County American Red Cross. Director, president American Cancer Society, Greene County. Director, president Cox Health Systems Board Directors.

Trustee, chairman President Club, Drury College. Trustee Ozarks Playgrounds Association, Springfield Boy's Club, Southwest Baptist College. Board member Springfield Girls Club.

Director Community Foundation. Treasurer executive committee Young Men’s Christian Association. Member Public Safety Committee, Mayor's Commission on Human Rights.

Chairman Better Business Bureau Southwest Missouri.


Married Ann Turner; children: Julie Ann Brown, Joseph William.

Ann Turner

Julie Ann Brown Turner

Joseph William Turner