A graveside service for Jerry Neil Conley, 85, of Brownwood, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2018 at Eastlawn Memorial Park in Early. Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

He passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 in a Brownwood Nursing Home.

He was born on Nov. 8, 1932 in Dulin, to William Conley and Irene Conley Gordon. He served in the National Guard from 1948 until 1951. On Feb. 3, 1951 he married Rita Faye Conley in Brownwood and she preceded him in death in 1995. He then married Sherlene Cox who also preceded him in death.

Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Irene Adolfson and husband Edward of Fort Worth, Laveta Burch of Brownwood, Sherry Howard of Avalon; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wives, Sherlene Cox and Rita Conley; his father, William Conley; his mother Irene Gordon; step-father, Lyle Gordon; brother, Edward Conley; sister, Bernice Whorton; and sons-in-law, Keith Burch and Charlie David Howard.