|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1918|
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 2010|
The January 7, 1920 Census Police Jury Ward #4 Bienville Parish,LA list Cullen J. Conly age 29 farmer wife Myra F. (Poland) Conly age 24 daughter Ella C. age 3 son C.J. Jr. age 1 boarders Charles S. Cox age 25 teacher public school and Martha Lewis age 17 teacher public school living in household #20.
The April 14, 1930 Census Ringgold Village Bienville Parish,LA list Cullie J. Conly age 40 own place wife Myra (Poland) Conly age 34 manager restaurant daughter Camille age 13 sons Cullie J. Jr. age 12 and Osburn age 9 living in household #144 own home value 3000.
February 12, 2010
Cullie Jefferson Conly, Jr., age 92, died Tuesday, February 9, 2010 in Jackson. Services will be at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 13, 2010 at Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home on Highland Colony Parkway with Rev. J. Walton Spitzkeit officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be at 2:00 PM on Sunday, February 14, 2010 at Providence Cemetery in Ringgold, LA with Rev. William Douglas Peeples officiating.
Mr. Conly was born in Ringgold, LA on January 16, 1918 to the late Cullie Jefferson & Myra Frances Poland Conly. He graduated in 1934 from Ringgold High School and received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Louisiana State Normal College, now named Northwestern State University, in 1939. He did his post graduate work at LSU in the summer of 1940. Later that same year he joined the United States Army Air Corp and served in WWII and the Korean War.
Mr. Conly worked in oil exploration as a geophysicist and accountant for twenty five years throughout the United States and Canada. He retired from the Delta Exploration Company in 1971 as secretary/ treasurer. He was a member of Briarwood United Methodist Church and was an avid duck hunter. He had been a 50 year member of the Masons and was a Charter member of the North Jackson Exchange Club.
Survivors include his daughter Judith Conley Sullivan and her husband P. Cary of Florence, AL and Jackson, MS, one grandson Douglas Scott Sullivan of El Paso, TX, one granddaughter Deana Sullivan Odom of Florence, AL and three great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years Valera T. Conly, his brother Osburn Conly, a sister Camille Pinchera and his parents.
Memorials may be made to Briarwood United Methodist Church, 320 Briarwood Drive Jackson, MS 39206. Wright & Ferguson
Valera Tilley Conly (1919 - 2004)*
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Cullen Jefferson Conly, Jr, U. S. Army Air Corp Veteran WW II & Korean War|
Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
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