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Bennie "Fudge" Conley
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Birth: Nov. 26, 1914
Magoffin County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 2004
Lake Odessa
Ionia County
Michigan, USA



Bennie Conley of Lake Odessa passed away at his home on Saturday evening, Nov.
27, 2004, one day after celebrating his 90th birthday. Bennie was born in
Magoffin County, Ky., on Nov. 26, 1914, to John and Nancy Bailey Conley.

He married Edith Hale of Dec. 7, 1942, and moved to Lake Odessa with his family
in 1947. He was a lifelong farmer in the Lake Odessa area.

Bennie was preceded in death by his parents; son, J.B. Conley; son-in-law, Brock
Paxton; and all his brothers and sisters. He is survived by Edith, his wife of
61 years; children, Ellis and Dixie Conley of Ionia, Earl and Erika Conley of
Portland, Hazel Paxton of Woodland, Roger Conley, Wayne Conley, both of Lake
Odessa; 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and many other loving
relatives and friends.

The funeral service is 1 p.m. Wednesday at Koops Funeral chapel, Lake Odessa.
Burial is in Lakeside Cemetery. Visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.
Tuesday at the funeral chapel. The family has suggested memorial contributions
be made to the Ionia County commission on Aging. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Conley (1867 - 1937)
  Nancy (Bailey) Conley (1872 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith M. (Hale) Conley (1924 - 2011)
 
 Children:
  Jb Conley (1949 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Adam Conley (1887 - 1974)*
  Eva Conley Bailey (1897 - 1994)*
  Edith Ann Conley Jones (1901 - 1965)*
  Edith Ann Conley Jones/Gipple (1901 - 1965)*
  Ida (Conley) Wireman (1902 - 1966)*
  Liza (Conley) Wireman (1904 - 1987)*
  Joe Conley (1906 - 1986)*
  Edith Ann Conley Jones/Gipple (1908 - 1965)*
  Susie Conley Smith (1911 - 1990)*
  Bennie Conley (1914 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Plot 128, East side of cemetery - no marker
 
Burial:
Lakeside Cemetery
Lake Odessa
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Ray Conley
Record added: Oct 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118372576
Bennie Fudge Conley
Added by: Ray Conley
 
Bennie Fudge Conley
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Steve Martin
 
 
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uncle bennie
- RAY CONLEY
 Added: Oct. 21, 2013
UNCLE BENNIE I THINK OF YOU ALOT
- RAY CONLEY
 Added: Oct. 8, 2013
 
 
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