Obituary for Willis Conner

Willis Conner, age 81 of Pulaski passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at the Lewis-Gale Hospital, Pulaski. Born February 6, 1937 in Pulaski he was the son of the late Henry Robert Conner & Sarah Calloway Conner. His daughter, Roxanne Mitchell and siblings, Sonny Conner, Jimmy McClanahan, Nick “Buddy” Conner, Curtis Conner, Johnny Conner, Viola Francis and Annie Montgomery also preceded him in death.

A Veteran of the United States Army, he served his country during the Korean War and retired from RAAP with 33 years of service.

He is survived by his 

Wife of 34 years

Angela Stigger Conner – Pulaski


Charlene (Anthony) Hale – GA

Daniel Wayne (Leslie) Conner – Roanoke

Tony Windel (Ghadah) Conner – Fairlawn

Jerome Willis (Christina) Conner – Pulaski

Christina Latrice Rhett – Pulaski

Tamara Terrell Willis Conner (Demonta Washington, Sr.) – Radford

Raquel Angela Conner (Jason Smith) – NC

Daidrean Zane Conner

A host of Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews 


Thomas Conner – Pulaski

Harry Conner – Pulaski


Charlotte Carrington, Patsy Conner, Jackie (Doug) Pompey and Kathy (Kevin) Millirons 


Ethel Turner – Pulaski

Funeral services will be held 1:00 PMFriday, November 16, 2018 at the Randolph Avenue Methodist Church, Pulaski with Pastor Karen Black officiating. Interment will follow at the Southwest Virginia Veteran’s Cemetery, Dublin.

The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 PM Thursday evening at the church.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.