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Russell Gilmore Conner
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Birth: May 23, 1895
Rush County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1955
Muncie
Delaware County
Indiana, USA

Russell G. Conner, 60, owner and operator of Conner Machine Shop on W. McGalliard Rd., died early Monday morning at Ball Memorial Hospital after an extended illness. He resided at 818 W. North St.

Mr. Conner, the son of Beufort and Sarah Gilmore Conner, was born in Rush County and came to Muncie in 1910. He attended Muncie Central High School and was later graduated from Culver Military Academy.

He was formerly associated with A.E. Boyce Co. and Paul B. Davis Co. here before opening his machine shop several years ago. Mr. Conner was a member of High St. Methodist Church and Indiana Chamber of Commerce.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. John R. Fulton, of Indianapolis, and Mrs. Edward J. Ritchie, of Elkhart; one sister, Mrs. Ernest Spencer of Muncie; and four grandsons, John R. Fulton, Jr., Edward J. Ritchie, Jr., Michael Philip Ritchie, and Russell Conner Ritchie.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Meeks Mortuary, with the Rev. Tom Hodson, assistant pastor of High St. Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in the family lot at Elm Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call at the mortuary after 3 p.m. Tuesday or any time before services Wednesday. 
 
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 Parents:
  Beaufort Louis Conner (1870 - 1907)
  Sarah E Gilmore Conner (1870 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Lois Shigley Conner (1896 - 1949)*
 
 Children:
  Marilou C Conner Ritchie (1925 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elm Ridge Memorial Park
Muncie
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Jane
Record added: May 12, 2011
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Russell Gilmore Conner
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CMA 1915 (Band).
- William Taber
 Added: Jul. 29, 2011
 
 
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