Robert “Bobby” Turman is a life-long resident of Pulaski County. He graduated from Dublin High School in 1955 and was drafted into the Army in 1961. He served from 1961 to 1963 where he earned the rank of Sergeant, and while he was at Fort Hood, Texas he was a squad leader. After he came out the Army he came back home and went back to work with the Virginia Department of Transportation. He retired after 48 years of service. He still calls Dublin home. He is an active member of the Dublin United Methodist Church, a member of the American Legion Post 58 in Dublin and has been a member of the Dublin Ruritan for 42 years.