Glen H. Turner was born March 11, 1918 in Monroe Utah. He was a nephew of B.F. Larsen. He was a director of the Springville Gallery (Springville Museum of Art), taught art at Springville High and at Brigham Young University. He was also a fine photographer, an award-winning filmmaker, and a talented watercolorist and oil painter of realist landscapes. He died at the age of seventy-five in 1993 from heart failure.