GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Corene Conner, 84, of Alto New Mexico, and formerly of Goldthwaite, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 22 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
She died Feb. 16, 2018 in Alto, New Mexico.
She was botn April 30, 1933 in Oakalla to Raymond Claude Dyess and Rosa Lee Tally Dyess. She married Lewis Conner on Jan. 8, 1951 in Mills County.
Survivors include sons, Gregory Allen Conner and Gary David Conner and wife Cindy, all of Alto, New Mexico; grandchildren, Amy Corene Wadkins, Ryan Lee Wadkins, Judy Diane Wadkins, Silva and Joebert Silva, and Sarah Corene Conner; great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Pearl Silva and Avery Faith Silva; son-in-law, Terry Wadkins and Linda of Gustine; sisters, Barbara Jane Kuykendall Wilson of Elgin, and Alberta Josephine Allred and Jerry of Kingsland,' brother, Claude Arthur (Hopper) Dyess and Sherry of Cortez, Colorado; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews; and in-laws, Melba Conner Leonard and Ed and children of Brady; Dorothy Conner Kissire and Don and family of Goldthwaite; Mary Conner Neimann and family of Round Rock; and Georgie Conner and family of Pueblo, Colorado.
She was preceded in death by three daughters, Sharon Gayle Conner, Deborah Carol Conner Wadkins and Donna Marie Conner McDonnell; and her sister, Sarah Nadine Dyess Ethridge Bates Chatman.