County, OR – Several years ago, after
40 years of marriage, and a several year battle
with cancer, Elizabeth Turner lost her husband Mark.
the ranch and cattle herd that she and her husband
had built over thirty years, went from being very
manageable to very difficult. Now that she was alone,
Elizabeth had a hard time caring for her cattle
and her land. Debt from Mark’s illness made
it even harder.
has two sons. Her eldest son Aaron wanted the ranch,
the other did not. Feeling overwhelmed Elizabeth
agreed to convey the land to...