Services for Mr. Conn were held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, May 4, 2008 in the chapel of Hixson Brothers in Pineville. With Bro. Darryl Hoychick officiating. Burial followed at Philadelphia Cemetary.
Hal Conn, 73, passed away May 2, 2008 at Cabrini Hospital. Mr. Conn was born November 8, 1934 in Sicily Island, La. He was a former electrician and oil field consultant. Mr. Conn served in the Navy for four years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Hilton and Juanita Conn, sister and brother-in-law, Doris and J.M. Clark and one nephew, Jay "Bo" Clark.
He is survived by his wife, Lynn Conn, three daughters, Tracey Ostrander and husband, Steve of Pollock, Jill Suzette Lewing and husband, Shane of Hineston and Stacey Yvette Hardy and husband, David of Pineville. Nine grandchildren, one great-grandchild and one uncle, "Son" McCarty.
Pallbearers were Sherman Rodriguez, Terry Bonnette, Larry McCaskill, Teddy Barbe, Dalton Henagan and Darrel Sasser. Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Brown and Ronnie Mundy
A special thanks to Dr. Michael Menache and Alice Lindsey from the VA Home-Based Program, Hal's special caregivers, Brenda, Kristi, Angela, Becky and Geri from Thompson Home Health, and Monica, Heather and Monique from St. Genevieve Services for making it possible for him to remain at home.