|Birth: ||Oct. 11, 1940|
|Death: ||Sep., 2008|
Dean E. "Gear Jammer" Conner, 67, of Warren Chapel Road, has gone home to be with the Lord, following a long illness.
He was born Oct. 11, 1940, in Washington County, to Darrell E and Laura M. Davis Conner. He attended a one-room school, Warren Elementary and Vincent High School. He was an over-the-road truck driver for over 30 years until his medical retirement in 2001. He was a member of Bethel Lighthouse Church. He enjoyed NASCAR, fishing, camping and woodworking, as well as his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife Carolyn McCauley; two daughters, Laura Conner and her special friend, Jeff Harris, of Marietta and Teresa Wagner and her husband, Doug, of Goshen, Ind.; and one stepson, Leonard Waters II and special friend, Roberta Meyer, of Tallmadge, Ohio; 10 grandchildren, Kari Wagner, Samantha Tempelton, Tejai Conner, Jestena Wagner, Stefanie Brookover, Sierra, Dakotah and Austyn Waters, and Justin and Sara Harris; two sisters, Nancy Eillen Harris of Fort Wayne, Ind., and Barbara Jean Barnett and her husband, Jerry, of Salvisa, Ky.; his mother-in-law, Barbara McCauley of Marietta; a brother-in-law, David McCauley and his wife, Sharon, of Lowell, Ohio; plus a number of nephews and nieces and family members.
He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; a brother, Bobby; along with a number of aunts and uncles; his father-in-law, Clarence McCauley; and a brother-in-law, Roger Harris.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Bethel Lighthouse Church with Gary Drake giving the message. Interment at Gravel Bank Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home. Friends may call from 2 p.m. today at the funeral home with family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., and after 10 a.m. Friday at the church.
September 4, 2008
The Marietta Times
Darrell E. Conner (1911 - 1976)
Laura M. Conner (1913 - 1984)
Gravel Bank Cemetery
Created by: Anna
Record added: Feb 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84969130
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