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James William "Jim Will" Conover
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1917
Death: May 6, 1943

Funeral services for Pvt. James W. Conover were held at the Grissom Funeral Home at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, conducted by Rev. H J Conover. He was buried in the family cemetery with military honors, members of the American Legion being in charge.

Pvt. Conover, who was 25 at the time of his death, was killed during the campaign in North Africa early in WW II.

He is survived by his father, Ed Nell Conover, of the Gentry's Mill section, five sisters, Mrs. Bessie Huckaby, Mrs. Annie Huckaby and Miss Ida May Conover of Cleveland, Ohio, Mrs. Beatrice Richards of Mansfield, Ohio and Miss Fay Conover of Adair County, and four brothers, Mac Conover of Cincinnati and Benny, Coy and Kenneth Conover of Adair County.

(Adair County News, Mar 18, 1949) 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Nell Conover (1886 - 1966)
  Fannie Baker Atchley Conover (1887 - 1931)
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie Conover Huckaby (1911 - 1997)*
  Annie Conover Huckaby (1913 - 1986)*
  Bennie Ray Conover (1914 - 2000)*
  James William Conover (1917 - 1943)
  Sammy Olvis Conover (1919 - 1920)*
  Max Elvin Conover (1923 - 1983)*
  Mayme Alice Conover (1924 - 1931)*
  Coy Otis Conover (1926 - 1991)*
  Harold Kenneth Conover (1929 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CO. L, 7th INF. DIV.

KENTUCKY
PVT 168 INF
WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Conover Cemetery
Gentrys Mill
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: BC
Record added: Jun 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54333845
James William Jim Will Conover
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James William Jim Will Conover
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James William Jim Will Conover
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 Added: Feb. 5, 2011
 
 
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