Agnes L. ConnerPublished 7:27am Thursday, August 23, 2012
April 19, 1919 –
Aug. 22, 2012
Agnes L. Conner, 93, of Brinson, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, at Memorial Manor Nursing Home.
The funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, at Bethany Baptist Church, with the Rev. Roy Matthews and the Rev. Wayne McDonald officiating. Interment followed at Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery, with her grandsons, Mark Conner, Ted Murkerson, Todd Murkerson, Mickey Conner, Johnny Conner, Adam Boyett and Jared Brown serving as active pallbearers.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Southwest Georgia, 1323 E. Shotwell St., Bainbridge, GA 39819, Bethany Baptist Church, P.O. Box 672, Bainbridge, GA 39818, or Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.
Mrs. Conner was born April 19, 1919, in Hartford, Ala., the daughter of Alto Alec Skinner and Willie Frances Sizemore Skinner. She was a dedicated homemaker and a member of Bethany Baptist Church.
Mrs. Conner was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, James B. Conner; her son, Bud Conner; her infant daughter, Marcia Yvonne Conner; and her one sister and four brothers.
Survivors include her daughters, Jimmie Lee Brown and her husband, Dale, of Columbus, Ga., and Pam Murkerson and her husband, Ray, of Donalsonville, Ga.; her daughter-in-law, Joyce Conner; her grandchildren, Karen Wright and her husband, Tommy, David Brown and his wife, Darlene, Mark Conner, Mickey Conner and his wife, Lori, Johnny Conner and his wife, Crystal, Ted Murkerson, and Todd Murkerson and his wife, Ann; her 13 great-grandchildren, Brooke, Chastity, Haley, Brandon, Justin, Kelsey, Dillian, Chelsea, Brett, Dylan, Jared, Megan, and Erica; and her six great-great-grandchildren, Conner, Karmyn, Madison, McKenna, Lyla, and Christian.
Ivey Funeral Home is in charge.