- Last Updated on 08:27 AM 09/12/12
Mr. Fulton Carrington Conner of Nathalie died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born in Halifax County on May 16, 1923 and was 89 years of age. He was the son of the late Robert Gordon Conner Sr. and Lillian Crews Conner and is survived by his wife, Bernice Morjorie Covington Conner.
Mr. Conner was a member of Providence Presbyterian Church where he was Sunday school superintendent for 28 years, served as an elder and was also a Sunday school teacher. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. Mr. Conner served on the Board of Supervisors for Halifax County for 17 years. He was one of the founding members of the Triangle Volunteer Fire Department, a member of the Crystal Hill Kerns Memorial Masonic Lodge #143 and a member of the Mount Laurel Ruritan Club.
In addition to his wife of Nathalie, survivors include two sons, Steve Conner and wife Faye and Mike Conner and wife Diana, all of Nathalie; four grandchildren, Jeff and Tania Conner and Craig and Eric Conner; and eight great-grandchildren, Kylie, Corey, Joshua, Dakoda, Jordan, Aiden and Landon Conner and Cheyenne Perkins.
One brother, Robert Gordon Conner Jr., also preceded Mr. Conner in death.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. at Providence Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Dib Mills officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends in the fellowship hall of the church following the service and other times at his home, 5239 Morton’s Ferry Road, Nathalie.
In lieu of flowers consider the Presbyterian Home and Family Service in Lynchburg.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.