Mary  Conner
Mary Lois Conner, age 99, of Kerens, Texas went be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, July, 11, 2019.
Visitation was from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Paschal Funeral Home in Kerens and her funeral service was held at First Baptist Church of Kerens on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Danny Sandifer, pastor of First Baptist Church of Kerens, officiating. Internment followed at Kerens City Cemetery.
Mrs. Conner was born on May 11, 1920 in Kerens. She graduated from Kerens High School. She was a homemaker, was dedicated to her family, and was a faithful member of First Baptist Church of Kerens where she taught Sunday school and later worked in the church nursery for many years with her sister-in-law Lois Conner Jennings.
As the daughter and wife of farmers, her duties were endless. She picked cotton, hauled cotton, and loved working in her garden. She loved canning, cooking, and baking for her family. Most importantly Lois loved her Lord and lived each day to please Him.
She was preceded in death by her husband, O.C. Conner; her parents, Thomas Floyd and Martha Ellen Norton Atkins; two sisters, Ruth Walker and Esther Bond; and three brothers, Lester Atkins, Eulan Atkins, and Aubrey Atkins.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Norton and Judy Conner of Kerens; one sister and brother-in-law, Janie and J.H. Justice of Corsicana; one sister-in-law, Nancy Conner of Kerens; two granddaughters, Lana Conner Engel and her husband Jayson Engel, and Lindsay Conner all of Kerens; two great-grandchildren, Tate Conner Engel and Ella Elizabeth Engel of Kerens; one niece and her husband, Melinda and Ron Smith of Temple, Texas; four nephews and their wives Ray and Kay Atkins of Georgetown, David and Yvonne Bond of Ashdown, Arkansas, Mike and Paula Jennings of Kerens, and Gary and Teresa Jennings of Kerens, and numerous great nieces, nephews, and friends.
Pallbearers were Buster Atkeisson, Benny Cherry, Larry Christie, Dean Engel, Robbie Griffin, and Billy McManus.
The Conner family would like to sincerely express their appreciation to the staff of Heritage Oaks Retirement Village in Corsicana for their care, concern, and friendship during the last two years. Lois knew that you sincerely cared for her and she considered you her special friends.
Published on July 15, 2019


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