|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)
Edward Nell Conover (1886 - 1966)
Fannie Baker Atchley Conover (1887 - 1931)
Bessie Opal 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)*
CO. L, 7th INF. DIV.
PVT 168 INF
WORLD WAR II
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