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The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jun. 22, 1987
ADDIE LEE CONLEY
Mrs. Addie Lee Conley, 85, died Sunday, June 21, 1987, in a Charlottesville hospital. She was a resident of Crozet since 1956. She was born February 28, 1902, in Greene County. She was the daughter of the late Jerry Shifflett and Elizabeth Reynolds Shifflett. She is survived by her husband, Ruben Conley; two sons, Guy Shiflett of Burlington, N.C. and 0nnie Collier of Folsom, California; three brothers, Sam Shifflett of Wolftown, Va., John Shifflett of Waynesboro and Josh Shifflett of Ruckersville; two sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Viands of Elkton, Va. and Mrs. Zennith Sampson of Culpeper, Va.; 18 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons and a granddaughter. Family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at the Anderson Funeral Home Chapel. Family suggest donations to Western Albemarle Rescue Squad. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Anderson Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in the Ruckersville Cemetery. Rev. Don Brown and Rev. Dennis Keslo officiating.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Feb. 6, 1986
ALEXANDRIA CONLEY
Alexandria (Alex) Conley, 81, of Rt. 33, Stanardsville, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 1986, at the University of Va. Hospital. He was born in Greene Co. July 20, 1904, son of the late William and Selina Shifflett Conley. He was a member of the Lydia Pentecostal Church and a retired employee of Columbia Gas, Inc. for 25 years. In 1925 he married Anna Breeden Conley who survives him. In addition to his wife he is survived by four daughters, Louise Samuels, Frances Campbell, Joanna McInturff, Miriam Cossman, all of Stanardsville; one brother, Floyd Conley of Beckley, W.Va.; 12 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by two daughters, Mamie Morris and Mary Conley. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 1986, at the Lydia Pentecostal Church with interment in the church cemetery, the Rev. Edwin "Buzzy" Dean will officiate. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends and relatives from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 1986, at the Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque. Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque in charge of arrangements. NOTE - Addition was misspelled in the original obit. Cossman above should be Coffman.

The Greene County Record, Greene Co., VA
ANGELINE CONLEY
Mrs. Conley Dies; 120 Years Of Age
Mrs. Angeline Conley, believed to have been in her 121st year, who had lived to see four generations of her descendants died December 23 at the home of her granddaughter, Mrs. John P. Morris near Barboursville. Mrs. Conley spent all of her life in Greene and Orange County. Her survivors included five children, 47 grandchildren, and 70 great grandchildren. Her funeral was held Christmas Day at the Morris home with the Rev. J.F. Ashe of Charlottesville conducting the rites. Burial followed in the Gordonsville cemetery. Although Mrs. Conley herself freely admitted in her later years her family testified that she was born October 4, 1825. The aged woman estimated her lifespan by the fall of stars in 1833,” which she remembers seeing while out in the field working with her mother. She recalls that at that time she was “a good sized girl”. Astronomers record such a fall of Leonids in November of 1833. Although Mrs. Conley was never sick, observers report that she “kinda wore out” toward the last. She was in bed the major portion of the past six to eight months, but before this period she sat in a chair for a time each day. Although Mrs. Conley was never sick, observers report that she “kinda wore out” toward the last. . She was in bed the major portion of the past six to eight months, but before this period she sat in a chair for a time each day. A small, wrinkled woman, she enjoyed her clay pipe. She joined the Christian Church early in life and was a faithful member to her death. Her family described her as a “kind and good to everyone.” Mrs. Conley was born in Greene county. Her family formerly lived in what is now the park area before the Government acquired the property. Since that time the home has been maintained near Barboursville. Her children include Edgar, of Orange; and William, Charlie, Tom and Mrs. Cora Gentry, all of Greene county. She also leaves two sisters, Mrs. Lucy Morris and Mrs. Caroline Williams of Elkton.
NOTE - Duplicate sentences appear in the original obit.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Mar. 24, 1970
ANLIZA ROACH CONLEY
MRS. JACK CONLEY
CROZET – Mrs. Anliza Conley died this morning at her home in Crozet, She was 90. Born July 26, 1879, in Greene County, she was the daughter of the late Tiny Roach and Polly Ann Morris. Her husband was the late Jack Conley. She is survived by four sons, Irving Roach of Stanardsville, Jurney Conley of Stony Point, and Ruben and Junie Conley of Crozet; two daughters, Mrs. Mittie McAllister and Mrs. Nellie McAllister of Crozet; 23 (sic) grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Anderson Funeral Home in Crozet is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
ANNA B. CONLEY
Anna B. Conley, 84, of Stanardsville died Thursday, March 18, 1993, in a Charlottesville hospital. She was born June 18, 1908,in Greene County, daughter of the late Frank Breeden and Rosa Morris Breeden. She was the widow of Alexandria Conley. She is survived by four daughters, Anna Samuels, Frances Campbell, Joanna McInturff and Miriam Coffman, all of Stanardsville; one grandson, that she raised, Robert C. Morris Jr.; three sisters, Lizzie Lam, Bessie Sheler and Rhoda Breeden, all of Stanardsville; 12 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Conley was preceded in death by two daughters, Mamie Morris and Mary Ann Conley. She was a member of Lydia Pentecostal Church. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in Middle River Pentecostal Church with the Rev. G.W. Birdsong officiating. Interment will be in Lydia Pentecostal Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions be given to Greene County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 302, Stanardsville 22973. The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. today at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque. A light went out in this dark world, but earth's loss was heaven's gain.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Mar. 8, 2005
ANTHONY DALE CONLEY
Anthony Dale Conley, 44, of Afton passed away Saturday, March 5, 2005, in Albemarle County. He was born in Charlottesville on May 8, 1960, a son of Cecil Everette and Nancy Shifflett Conley. He is survived by his daughters, Brandi Shifflett and her husband, Travis, of Palmyra, Heidi Conley, of Greene County and her significant other, Michael Kozuch, of Charlottesville, and his companion, Nikki Patterson and son, Steven Patterson. Mr. Conley was employed by the University of Virginia as a fire protection supervisor. A memorial service will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2005, at the University of Virginia Chapel (adjacent to the University of Virginia Rotunda). The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 11, 2005, at the Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque. Interment will be private. Ryan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
BERTHA MORRIS CONLEY
Bertha Morris Conley, 81, of Charlottesville died Thursday, Dec. 30, 1993, in a local hospital. Born in Greene County on May 22, 1912, she was a daughter of the late William Edgar and Mary Brookman Morris. She was the widow of Robert Lee Conley, who preceded her in death on Aug. 4, 1960. Mrs. Conley was a 50-year member of First Presbyterian Church. Survivors include a son, Robert Lee Conley Jr. and his wife Joanne; three daughters, Evelyn Conley, Anne Hunt and her husband, Luther and Gracie Dulaney, all of Charlottesville; three grandsons, Gary Hunt and his wife Debbie of Stuarts Draft, Robert Lee Conley III and his wife Edith, of Richmond, and Barry Conley of Charlottesville; three granddaughters, Judi H. Price and her husband, Scott, of Richmond, Denise Dulaney of Charlottesville, and Sharon Dulaney of Arlington; two great-granddaughters, Mary Beth and Megan Conley, both of Richmond; a sister, Nellie Hensley and her husband Jack of Charlottesville; a brother Al Morris and his wife Nancy, of Charlottesville; and numerous brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends who will cherish her memory. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday in the Teague chapel, with Dr. Thomas P. Kennedy officiating. Interment will follow in Monticello Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends at 335 Camellia Drive from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Mrs. Conley will lie in state at the Teague Funeral Home Sunday and on Monday until the time of service. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 160, Charlottesville 22902, or to the First Presbyterian Church Organ Fund, 500 Park Street, Charlottesville 22902.

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BONNIE KAY CONLEY
Bonnie Kaye Conley, 49, Staunton, died Thursday, March 15, 2001, at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville. Miss Conley was born May 14,1951, in Harrisonburg, and was a daughter of the late David J. and Arbutus Meadows Conley. She was a member of the Church of Solsburg in Elkton and was last employed at Nationwide Telecommunications in Fishersville.
She is survived by two brothers, Dwight Conly, Panama City, Fla., and Joel Conley, Chicago, Ill, two sisters, Connie Conley, Elkton, and Dawn Smythers, Richmond; two nieces and two nephews. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by the Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home in Elkton.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Oct. 15, 1992
CALLIE ELIZABETH CONLEY
Callie Elizabeth. Conley, 79, of Stanardsville died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 1992, at her home. She was born in Greene County on May 10, 1913, a daughter of the late Houston and Vick Morris. She is survived by her husband, Lloyd Lee Conley; a daughter, Edith Roach of Stanardsville; four sons, Elbert Conley, Edward Conley and Elvin Conley, all of Stanardsville, and Elwood Conley of Martinsburg, W.Va.; two sisters, Cora Collier of Fredricksburg and Mary Ellen Collier of Stanardsville; a brother, William Morris of Martinsburg, W.Va; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Earman Conley; three sisters, Polly Roach, Elvinne Conley and Lizzie Morris; and four brothers, Jason Morris, Apt Morris, Newt Morris and Doc Morris. Mrs. Conley was a member of the Nortonsville Pentecostal Church. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in Ryan Funeral Home with interment in Eheart Pentecostal Church Cemetery. The Rev. Ellis Roach and the Rev. Oval Dovel will officiate. The family suggest memorial contributions be given to Greene County Rescue Squad, P.O Box 302, Stanardsville 22973. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque.

The Greene County Record, Stanardsville, VA, Jul. 17, 2008
CHARLES "WAYNE" CONLEY SR
Charles "Wayne" Conley Sr., 62, of Elkton made his journey to his eternal home to be with his loved ones and the man whom he served on Thursday, July 17, 2008, at his home. Mr. Conley was born July 18, 1945, in Elkton and was the son of the late Charles Edgar "Bill" Conley and Mary Clevia Dean Hensley Conley. Wayne was a born again Christian of strong faith and was a member of the Upper Room Church in Elkton. He began his cabinetry business in 1969 and was a class-A Contractor his retirement in September 2007. He had a special interest in genealogy and never met a stranger. The most important things in life to him were his family and grandchildren. He loved his horses and enjoyed fishing, hunting, carpentry and playing hymns on his guitar for friends and family. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Diane Baugher Conley, whom he married on August 6, 1965. Also surviving are two sons, Charles Wayne "C.W." Conley Jr. and Derrick "Stacey" Conley and his wife, Pam, of Elkton; one daughter, Sarah Lanette Knight and her husband, Phillip, of Elkton; seven grandchildren, Kristen Conley, Kelcie Conely, Tanner Conley, Rebekah Meadows, Zachary Conley, Gabby Conley and Sidnee Knight; an aunt, Thelma G. Hensley; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Margaret Runion and his brother, the Reverend Johnny E. Hensley, who passed away on the same day within minutes one year beforehand. The Reverend Carter Dean conducted a funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2008, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton. Burial followed at Dean Mountain Cemetery in the Shenandoah National Park. The family received friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday, July 19, 2008, at the funeral home. The family invited friends and family to their home for a meal and fellowship following the burial, 18088 Spotswood Trail, Elkton, VA 22827. Online condolences may be sent to the Conley family @@ www.kygers.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Feb. 28, 1966
CHARLES E. CONLEY
STANARDSVILLE – Charles (Bill) E. Conley, 58, of Stanardsville, died yesterday in a Staunton hospital after a long illness. Born Nov. 6, 1907 in Greene County, he was the son of the late William Conley and Selena Shifflett Conley. He was a member of the Lydia Pentecostal Church. He is survived by his wife, Mary C. Conley of Elkton; a son Charles Wayne Conley of Elkton; four brothers, Howard Conley and Alex Conley of Stanardsville, Johnnie Conley of Maryland and Floyd Conley of Manassas and two sisters, Mrs. Luda Conley of Stanardsville and Mrs. Gourney Conley Johnson of Maryland. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Lydia Pentecostal Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by the Ryan Funeral Home in Stanardsville.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 16, 1997
CHARLES K. CONLEY
Charles Kemper Conley, 53, of Westminister, Md., died Friday, Nov. 14, 1997 in Maryland. He was born Nov. 30, 1943, in Baltimore, a son of the late Kemper Conley. He is survived by his mother and step-father, Helen Shifflett Bracken and Edward Bracken of Westminister; two sons, Michael James Conley of Westminister, and Stepen Charles Conley of Charlotte, N.C., two sisters, Doris M. Sellers and Helen J. DeBold; four brothers, James M. Conley, Tommy L. Conley, Richard E. Conley, and Bruce E. Conley. Mr. Conley was the founder of Lung-Fu-Do Karate System, and a member of Jade Dragon Karate Club (eighth degree black belt). A funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday at Ryan Funeral Chapel, Quinque, with interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. The Rev. Curtis Morris will officate. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. today, at Ryan Funeral Chapel, Quinque.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Mar. 22, 1984
CHARLES WELFORD CONLEY
Charles Welford Conley, 70, of Stanardsville died Wednesday in a Rockingham hospital. Born in Greene Co., son of the late Charlie and Victoria Morris Conley. His wife was the late Lula May Conley. Survived by nine daughters, Mary Lee Pettit of Stanley, Virginia M. Morris and Agnes M. Taylor, both of Stanardsville, Dianne L. Taylor, Leanna Lam, Shirley J. Barton, Ruby C. Lam, and Christine F. Meadows, all of Elkton and Patsy J. Hoover of Harrisonburg; three sons, Charles W. Conley, Thomas W. Conley, both of Stanardsville and William G. Conley of Luray; five sisters, Viola Shifflett and Minnie Thacker, both of Charlottesville, Ruby Shifflett of Orange, Laurie Shifflett of Ruckersville and Lona Breeden of Stanardsville; four brothers, Elijah Conley, Raymond Conley, Robert Conley, all of Stanardsville and Lillard Conley of Blue Monte; 33 grandchildren; two great grandchildren. He was retired from Dean Lumber Company in Elkton, Va. and an Army veteran of World War II Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at the Lydia Pentecostal Church with interment in the church cemetery. The Rev. Edwin (Buzzy) Deane officiating. The body will lie in state at the church until time of service. Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
CHARLES WILBERT CONLEY
Charles Wilbert Conley, 64, of Stanardsville, passed away Monday, Jan. 29, 2001, at a Charlottesville hospital. He was born Sept. 7, 1936, in Albemarle County, a son of the late Charles Welford and Lula Mae Conley. He is survived by seven sisters, Patsy Hoover, Christine Meadows, Shirley Barton, Leanne Lam, Diane Taylor, Ruby Lam and Wanda Shifflett, all of Elkton; a brother, Gilbert Conley of Luray; and by a number of nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with interment in the Lydia Pentecostal Cemetery. Pastor Edwin “Buzzy” Deane and Pastor Joseph Lam will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday evening at the funeral home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Apr. 8, 1994
CHARLIE FRANK CONLEY
Charlie Frank Conley, 88, of Stanardsville died Wednesday, April 6, 1994, in a Charlottesville hospital. He was born March 24, 1906 in Rockbridge County, a son of the late George W. Conley and Lessie Ann Roach Conley. His wife was the late Elner Florence Conley. He is survived by three daughters, Lorraine Hensley of McGaheysville, Redie Bortle of Baltimore and Letha Roach of Stanardsville; four sons, Oliver W. Conley of Locust Dale, Lester F. Conley of Ruckersville, Harold S. Conley of Stanardsville and Charles S. Conley of Dyke; one brother, Lloyd Lee Conley of Stanardsville; one sister, Haley Jane Morris of West Virginia; four half sisters; 29 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren. Mr. Conley was preceded in death by one son, William Floyd Conley; seven brothers; and two sisters. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Geer Pentecostal Church with Brother J.W. Roach officiating. Interment will be in High Top Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 today at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Sat, Jul. 17, 2010
CLETUS F. CONLEY
Cletus F. Conley, 47, of McGaheysville, passed away Friday, July 16, 2010, at his home. Cletus was born Dec. 21, 1962, in Charlottesville. He was the son of Lester F. Conley and stepmother, Doris Conley and the late Lucille Collier. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Lisa M. Shifflett, and cousin, Gene Conley. Cletus worked in construction with W.A. Lynch Roofing for 14 years and most recently as a window installer with Glass and Metals of Harrisonburg. He recently retired due to a battle with cancer. He loved to fight roosters and enjoyed hunting and fishing and spending time with his family. Surviving is his wife, Darlene Conley, whom he married on March 12, 1982. In addition to his wife, Cletus is survived by two sons, Chad L. and Christopher R. Conley; granddaughter, Natalie M. Conley; brother, Melvin Conley; sister, Rebecca Shifflett; mother-in-law, Magdaline Cockrell; two stepbrothers, Clinton and Wade Dean; stepsister, Marion Bowman; a nephew, who was like a son, Travis L. Conley, and several other close family members. Cletus is also survived by numerous friends who were very near to his heart. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 19, 2010, at the Souls Harbor Pentecostal Church in Elkton. Pastor Alvin Dovel will conduct the service. Burial will be held at Elk Run Cemetery in Elkton. The Conley family will receive friends Sunday, July 18, 2010, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton and other times at the family residence. Online condolences may be sent to the Conley family by visiting www.kygers.com.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Thu, Dec. 6, 2012
CONNIE RAYE CONLEY
Connie Raye Conley, 61, originally of Elkton, passed away Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, in Hampton, Va. Ms. Conley was born May 14, 1951. She was the daughter of the late David and Arbutus Conley; the sister of the late Bonnie Conley, Brenda Conley Davis, Dawn Conley Smythers and Murtice Conley; and aunt of the late Chaya Smythers. Ms. Conley is survived by her son, Joel Conley; brother, D.J. Conley; a niece and a number of nephews. Ms. Conley lived her life fully, with a smile on her face and a song in her heart. A memorial service will be held at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at 3 p.m. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kygers.com.

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CORA LEE CONLEY COLLIER
Mrs. Cora Lee Conley Collier, 50, of Free Union died Sunday, January 17, 1972, in a Charlottesville hospital. Born in Greene County on September 21, 1921, she was a daughter of Charlie Conley of Geer and the late Victoria Morris Conley. Survivors in addition to her father, are her husband Raleigh Collier of Free Union; two sons: Louis Wayne Collier of Free Union and Lanie Collier of Crozet; two daughters: Mrs. Lillian Kidd and Mrs. Doris Jarrell of Free Union; six brothers: Robert C. Conley of White Hall, Lillard Conley of Leesburg, Elizah and Raymond Conley of Stanardsville, and Welford and Luther Conley of Geer; five sisters: Mrs. Ruby Shifflett of Orange, Mrs. Mittie Thacker and Mrs. Viola Shifflett of Charlottesville, Mrs. Luna Breeden of Wolftown, and Mrs. Laura Conley of Geer; and two grandchildren. A funeral service was held Wednesday afternoon, January 19, at 2 p.m. at the Lydia Pentecostal Church in Stanardsville with burial in Holly Memorial Gardens near Charlottesville. Ryan-Estes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. NOTE - Mittie Thacker should be Minnie Thacker

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Nov. 10, 1973
CURTIS LEE CONLEY
STANARDSVILLE – Curtis Lee Conley, 65, died Thursday in a Fredericksburg hospital. He was the son of the late George and Lessie Conley. He is survived by his wife, Cora L. Conley of Fredericksburg; six sons, Otha, Leo, and Clee Conley of Elkton, Raymond Conley of Harrisonburg and Earl and George Conley of Fredericksburg; five daughters, Mrs. Janie Dean of Harrisonburg, Miss Lessie Conley of Elkton, Mrs. Marie Fox of Indianapolis, Ind., Mrs. Karen Medley of Fredericksburg and Mrs. Doris Hilldrup of Petersburg; two step-daughters, Mrs. Helen Williams of Fredericksburg and Mrs. Margaret Eaton of Martinsburg, W. Va.; two step-sons, Junior Morris of Fredericksburg and Freddie Morris of Martinsburg, W. Va.; four brothers, Charlie, Lonnie, Raymond, and Ernest Conley, of Stanardsville; two sisters, Mrs. Caroline Shifflett of Stanardsville and Mrs. Haley Morris of Martinsburg, W. Va.; and 37 grandchildren. The funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at the High Top Pentecostal Church near Stanardsville with burial in the church cemetery. Ryan Estes Funeral Home of Stanardsville is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat. Oct. 21, 2000
DALE EDWARD CONLEY JR.
Dale Edward Conley Jr., 15, of Stanardsville, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2000 at a Charlottesville hospital. He was born May 28, 1985, in Charlottesville, son of Dale Edward Conley and Malicia Ann McCauley Conley of Stanardsville. In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Joann Marie Conley of Stanardsville; his paternal grandparents, Edward and Pauline Conley, and Doris Conley and Roger Shifflett, all of Stanardsville; his maternal grandmother, Virginia McCauley of Crozet, aunts and uncles David and Terry McCauley of Fluvanna, Roy and Bonnie Collier, Carlton Conley, Stacey and Janie, all of Stanardsville; and a devoted special friend, Jake Kerr. Dale was a sophomore at William Monroe High School, and he enjoyed hunting and fishing. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with interment at Hightop Cemetery. Pastor Edwin “Buzzy” Deane will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Daily news Record, Harrisonburg, VA,
DAWN DELIGHT CONLEY
Dawn Delight Conley Smythers, 52, of Louisa and formerly of Elkton, passed away Sunday, Jan. 11, 2009. Mrs. Smythers was born April 15, 1956, in Harrisonburg and was the daughter of the late David Jackson and Arbutus Virginia Meadows Conley. She grew up in the Elkton community and was a 1974 graduate of Elkton High School. She was a member of the Church of Solsburg, near Elkton and was a homemaker. Mrs. Smythers is survived by a daughter, Chaya D. Smythers of Louisa; two brothers, D. J. Conley of Tampa, Fla., and Joel W. Conley of Hampton; a sister, Connie Ray Conley of Charlottesville; a number of nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Mrs. Smythers was preceded in death by two sisters, Bonnie K. Conley and Brenda E. Conley and a brother, Murtice L. Conley. The Revs. Robert Aszbach and Morgan Kinney will conduct a memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kygers.com.

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DELLA CONLEY CRAWFORD
DELLA CONLEY CRAWFORD, age 68 yrs. of Timberville died 31 Mar 1987 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital. Born 29 Jan 1919 at Fulks Run d/o the late John Martin & Nettie Sowers Conley. She had been employed by H. F. & T. B. Byrd orchards in Timberville until she retired in 1984. Married 14 Jul 1937 Russell Carroll Crawford who died 24 May 1984. Surviving are 5 daughters, Doris Price, Betty Lou Reedy & Sandy Crawford all of Harrisonburg, Carolyn Botkin of Dayton & Mary Ann Rucker of Bridgewater, 4 sons, Sherman Conley Sr. of Harrisonburg, Robert Crawford of Broadway, Ronald Crawford of Bridgewater & Kenneth Crawford of Timberville, 7 sisters, Rachel Ray & Emma Conley both of Fulks Run, Mary Lapi of Reading, Pa. Naomi Anspach of Robsonia, Pa., Vada Dedrick & Anna Mae Moyers both of Harrisonburg & Oneda Morris of Timberville, 3 brothers, Daniel Conley of Timberville, Branson Conley of Fulks Run & Frank Conley of Harrisonburg, 26 grandchildren & 20 great grandchildren.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Apr. 21, 1991
DOROTHY D. CONLEY
Dorothy D. Conley, 81, of Stanardsville, died Friday, April 19, 1991, in a Charlottesville hospital. She was born May 2, 1909, in Greene County, the daughter of the late Eugene Dunnivan and Hazeltine Williams Dunnivan. Her husband was the late William Howard Conley. She is survived by three sons, Cecil E. Conley and William H. Conley Jr., both of Stanardsville, and Ricky Williams of Crimora; a daughter Thelma Hughes of Crimora; a sister, Beulah Seivers of Stanardsville; a granddaughter, Robin Conley; two grandsons, Anthony Dale Conley and Gregory Hughes; and two great-grandchildren, Brandi and Heidi Conley. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Floyd, Angus and Frank Dunnivan. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque with interment in Lydia Cemetery. The Rev. Edwin "Buzzy" Deane will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Jun. 6, 2011
DEWEY EDWARD CONLEY
Dewey Edward Conley, 85, of Elkton, passed away, Saturday, June 4, 2011, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital. Mr. Conley was born April 27, 1926, on High Top Mountain in Greene County, to the late George Ellie Conley and Drucilla Roach Conley. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Cecil Conley, Virgil Conley, Harold Conley and George (Kenneth) Conley. He was an Elkton area resident all of his life and attended Sandy Bottom School in Swift Run. During World War II, he worked for a contractor loading warships at the Norfolk Shipyards. Afterwards, he worked in construction all his life and retired from English Construction Company. One of the highlights of his construction career was being superintendent on the Switzer Dam project, west of Harrisonburg. In his younger days, he enjoyed hunting with Eugene, his late brother-in-law, and fishing with his grandson, Brandon. Dewey is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Dorothy Wyant Conley; they were wed Jan. 28, 1948. In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Glen Edward Conley of Elkton; one grandson, Brandon Edward Conley of Stanley; two brothers, Velma Conley and wife, Eleanor, of Elkton and Donald Conley of Shenandoah; one sister, Shirley Dean and husband, Randall, of Elkton, and a special niece, Judy McDonald and husband, Roland, of McGaheysville. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton with the Rev. Don Leatherman officiating and assisted by the Rev. Hudson Nuckols. Burial will follow at the Koontz Cemetery in the Naked Creek area of Page County. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kyger Funeral Home and at the Conley residence at anytime. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Kyger Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses or to a charity of your choice in Dewey's memory.
"Only one life and now it has passed Only what we did for Christ will last."

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Sat, Aug. 30, 2014
DONALD PAUL CONLEY, SR.

Donald Paul Conley, Sr., 72, of Shenandoah, passed away Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at his home after an extended illness. He was born Oct. 13, 1941, in Rockingham County and was the son of the late George Elie and Drucilla Roach Conley. He shared 46 years with his wife, Evelyn Morris (Jane) Conley, whom he married on May 12, 1962. Jane preceded him in death Sept. 1, 2008. He was also preceded in death by a son, Danny Ray Conley of Shenandoah and a grandson, Andrew Tyler Good of Elkton; brothers, Cecil, Dewey, Virgil, Harold, and Kenneth Conley, and sister-in-law Janice Conley, all of Elkton. He is survived by his children, Donald Jr. (Dinky) and wife, Melissa of Elkton, David Conley of Shenandoah, Tammy Baker and husband, Robin, of Stanley, Dennis Conley and wife, Jennifer, of Ranson, W.Va.; his beloved grandchildren, Joshua, Heather, Chase and wife, Anastasia, Abbigalye and Elizabeth Conley, Eric and Ryan Baker, his "Punkin" great-grandson, Cayden Conley; a sister, Shirley Dean and husband, Randall; a brother, Velma Conley and wife, Eleanor; sisters-in-law, Violet and Dorothy Conley; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Donnie grew up in Sandy Bottom in Elkton. He worked at American Safety Razor in Verona, from where he retired June 1997, after 35 years of service. He attended Sandy Bottom Holiness Church and spent many hours reading his Bible. He was an avid hunter and looked forward to hunting season each year, which he shared with his children and grandchildren to pass on the tradition. He was a jokester who never met a stranger and could always make you laugh with his funny comments. The thing he enjoyed most was spending time with family and friends. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton with Evangelist Doug Gochenour officiating. Burial will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shenandoah Rescue Squad, 544 Fourth St., Shenandoah, VA 22849, or the Shenandoah Fire Company, 201 Pennsylvania Ave. Shenandoah, VA 22849, or the Elkton Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 91, Elkton, VA 22827. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kygers.com .

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Dec. 21, 1964
EARMAN CONLEY
Shotgun Wound Fatal to Youth In Greene County
STANARDSVILLE - Earman Conley, 19, of Geer, died last night at University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville from a gunshot wound. Officers believe the wound was self-inflicted. Deputy Sheriff B.M. Haney said this morning that Sheriff W. D. Deane and he were called to the Geer area about 9:30 p.m. Haney said the youth was killed with a shotgun. He was wounded in the rib area. The shooting took place in Campbells Hollow near his home at Geer. Haney said the youth apparently killed himself. The boy had threatened neighbors during the afternoon and had said he was going to kill himself. Young Conley was the son of Lloyd Lee and Callie Morris Conley of Geer. He was born on March 6. 1945. Besides his parents, he is survived by four brothers, Elbert of Ruckersville, Elvin and Edward of Geer and Elwood of Martinsburg, W.Va.; and a sister, Edith Conley of Geer. The funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Ryan Funeral Home of Stanardsville is in charge.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Dec. 23, 1964
EARMAN CONLEY
STANARDSVILLE - A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Eheat's Pentecostal Church, with burial in the church cemetery, for Earman Conley who died Monday.

The Greene County Record, VA, Apr. 23, 1959
EDGAR HENRY CONLEY
Edgar Henry Conley, a retired farmer, died Sunday at his some in Gordonsville at the age of 74. Funeral services were held at two o'clock Wednesday from Gordonsville Methodist Church with burial in Maplewood Cemetery, Gordonsville. Survivors are three sons: Thomas and Lebert of Richmond and Willard Conley of Somerset; seven daughters: Mrs. Minnie Clark, Mrs. Hettie Crawford, and Mrs. Ethel Knight, all of Richmond; Mrs. Pearl Morris and Mrs. Nettie Crawford, both of Barboursville; Mrs. Ruby Shiflett of Clarksburg, Md., and Mrs. Dorothy Spours of Gordonsville; one brother, Charlie Conley and a sister, Mrs. Cora Gentry, both of Geer; also 45 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Nov. 6, 2005
ELBERT CONLEY
Elbert Conley of Ruckersville has gone home to be with the Lord on Nov. 4, 2005. He was born July 19, 1931, to the late Loyd Lee Conley and Callie Conley. He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years, Loraine Conley; and two infant children and one brother, Erman Conley. He is survived by three brothers, Edward Conley of Stanardsville, Elwood Conley of Martinsburg, W.Va., Elvin Conley of Stanardsville; and one sister, Edith Roach, also of Stanardsville. He will be greatly missed by his dear friends and care givers, Page and Patsy Fox, Teresa Harris and Becky Anderson of Ruckersville. Elbert was the pastor of Shady Grove Bible Baptist Church, in Shifflett Hollow. Elbert lived his life telling others about the Lord. He never missed the opportunity to tell others about the salvation of Jesus Christ. Elbert will be greatly missed by all that knew him. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 7, 2005, at First Bible Baptist Church of Stanardsville with pastors James Woods and Ken Hishman officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov 6, 2005, at the Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque. Ryan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Mon, Sep. 7, 1992, Charlottesville, VA
ELIJAH CONLEY
Elijah Conley, 88 of Route 1, Stanardsville, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 1992 in a Charlottesville nursing home. He was born Dec. 6, 1904 in Greene County, a son of the late Charlie and Victoria Morris Conley. He is survived by his wife, Polly Shiflett Conley; a daughter, Lorene Conley of Ruckersville; four sons, Richard Conley of Silver Spring, Md., and Randolph Conley, Roger Conley and Kemper Conley, all of Stanardsville; a brother, Lillard Conley of Leesburg, three sisters, Ruby Shiflett of Orange, and Minnie Thacker and Ola Shifflett both of Charlottesville; eight grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren. Mr. Conley was preceded in death by a son, Ellis Conley; four brothers, Luther, Welford, Robert and Raymond Conley; and three sisters, Laura Shiflett, Cora Collier and Luna Breeden. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept 9 at Ryan Funeral Home, in Quinque, with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Robert Jones will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8, 1992 at the funeral home.

The York Daily Record & York Dispatch, York, PA, Mar. 5, 2009
ELMA REESE CONLEY

YORK Elma "Reese" Conley, 84, was called home by the Lord on Tuesday, March 3, 2009, from his residence. He was the husband of Melma (Shifflett) Conley, with whom he shared 59 years of marriage. Born on July 18, 1924, in Stanardsville, Va., he was the son of the late Lona Frances (Morris) and John Ernest Conley. Mr. Conley was employed as a general laborer for 7-Up Company, a feed mill, and Pfaltzgraff. He was also fondly known as the community landscaper for his neighborhood. He was a loving husband, dad, and pappy. He will be deeply missed. Reese leaves to cherish his memory his wife Melma Conley; four daughters, Lena Fealtman and husband, Arthur of York, Tina Krout and husband, Rick of Dallastown, Frances "Fran" Diffenderfer and husband, Gregory of York, and a granddaughter lovingly raised by Reese and Melma, Angel M. Conley of Tulsa, Okla.; one son, Junior Reese Conley and wife, Lauren of York; one sister, Thelma Greiman of York; and two brothers, Reese Conley and Richard Conley, both of Stanardsville Va.; 17 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Lee Roy Conley; daughter-in-law, Dixie Conley; grandson, Joshua Conley; and six siblings. Family and friends may attend a viewing on Friday at the John H Danner Funeral Home, 822 E Market St., York, from 4 to 6 p.m. with a service starting at 6 p.m.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 25, 1989,
ELNER FLORENCE CONLEY
Elner Florence Conley, 79, of Stanardsville, died Friday, Nov. 24, 1989 in a Charlottesville nursing home. She was born April 20, 1910, in Greene County, a daughter of the late Willie Morris and Sarah Collier Morris. She is survived by her husband, Charlie F. Conley of Stanardsville; seven children, Lorraine Hensley of McGaheysville, Oliver W. Conley of Locust Dale, Redie Bortle of Baltimore, Letha Roach of Stanardsville, Harold S. Conley of Stanardsville, Lester F. Conley of Ruckersville, and Charles S. Conley of Dyke; two sisters, Lonnie Conley and Mary Shifflett, both of Stanardsville; 24 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, William F. Conley. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday at Geer Pentecostal Church with interment in High Top Cemetery. The Rev. J. W. Roach will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 Saturday evening at the Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Apr. 22, 2005
ELSIE MARIE "SUSIE" CONLEY
Elsie Marie "Susie" Conley, 79, of Charlottesville, died Wednesday April 20, 2005. She was preceded in death by her parents, Junery and Sarah Conley and a brother, Ervin Conley. Survivors include two sisters, Ida Sacra and Margaret Rogers and her husband, Raymond of Charlottesville; two brothers, Ernest Conley of Charlottesville and Jack Conley of Baltimore; two sisters-in-law, Frances Conley and Maxine Conley, both of Charlottesville; six nieces, Joyce Rogers and her husband, Montie of Ruckersville, Elizabeth Morris of Greene Co., Paula Sealy and her husband, Harold of Trussville, Ala., Linda Brown and Patricia Ann Rogers, both of Charlottesville, and Dixie Cullison of Michigan; six nephews, James Rogers of Richmond, James Ashe and his wife, Kari of Augusta Co., Gary Conley and his wife, Annette, Chuck Conley and his wife, Carolyn, Ernest Conley Jr. and his wife, Carolyn, and Robert Conley, all of Charlottesville. She was a member of Southside Church of God, Charlottesville and she loved attending services. For the past 20 years, she had resided with her sister Margaret, who had been her loving caregiver. She will be missed by those who loved her. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 23, 2005, at Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church Cemetery, White Hall, with the Rev. Larry D. Hudson officiating. There are no public visiting hours scheduled. Thacker Brothers Funeral Home, Scottsville, is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Jun. 10, 1994
ELWOOD CONLEY
Elwood "Wood" Conley, 51, of White hall departed this life on June 9, 1994, in a Charlottesville hospital after a lengthy illness. He was an employee of Acme Design Technology in Crozet. He was born Jan. 11, 1943, in Rockingham County. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Conley, and his father-in-law Mervin Sandridge. He is survived by his mother, Lizzie Conley of Evergreen, and his mother-in-law, Gladys Sandridge of White hall. Elwood was a wonderful husband, father, brother, uncle, and friend. He leaves behind his loving wife, Carol Sandridge Conley; two sons, Ricky and Dale, both of White Hall; one daughter, Denise Conley Houchens and her husband, Chris, of Louisa; a very cherished niece, Wendy Sandridge, and a very special niece, Brittani Conley; one brother, Roger "Cotton" Conley and his wife, Edith, of Woodridge; two sisters, Margie Thackeer of Crozet, and Katherine Morris and her husband, Wayne, of Stanardsville; two brothers-in-law, Wade "Bootsie" Sandridge and his wife, Lisa, of White Hall, and Herman Thacker of White Hall; and one sister-in-law, Brenda Sandridge Morris and husband, Ronnie, of White Hall. He also leaves behind many special aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and a multitude of friends and co-workers. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mount Moriah United Methodist Church with the Rev. Wayne Moore officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Moriah Cemetery. The family will receive friends form 7-8 today at Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
ERVIN CONLEY
Ervin Conley, 70, passed away Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, at the University of Virginia Medical Center after a brief illness. Born Dec. 10, 1927, in a Charlottesville, he was the son of the late Journey Conley and Sarah Jane Conley of Stony Point. Surviving are his wife, Mary Maxine Houchens Conley of Charlottesville; two sons, Gary Wayne Conley and his wife, Annette Hester Conley, of Crozet, and Charles Ray (Chuck) Conley and his wife Carole Birckhead Conley of Charlottesville; two daughters, Linda Conley Brown and her husband, William (Bill) Brown of Charlottesville, and Elizabeth Conley Morris and her husband, James Matthew Morris of Greene. He was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Ervin Conley; and a daughter, Glinda Ann Conley. In addition, Mr. Conley is survived by two brothers, a twin, Ernest Conley of Charlottesville, and Jack Conley of Sparrows Point, Md.; three sisters, Margaret Conley Rogers and her husband Raymond, Elsie "Susie" Conley and Ida Conley Sacre and her husband, Robert "Bobby," all of Charlottesville; 17 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Memorial services will be conducted at 2p.m. Monday at Teague Chapel with the Rev. Larry D. Hudson officiating. The family will greet their friends during the hour prior to the service. Teague Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Dec. 19, 1996
ETHEL MCCALLISTER CONLEY
Ethel McCallister Conley, 85, died Dec. 18, 1996 at her home in Crozet. She was born June 9, 1911 in Albemarle County. She was the daughter of the late John McCallister and Virinda Frazier McCallister. She was also preceded in death by her husband Junie Conley; two brothers, Lee McCallister and Ellis McCallister, and a sister Lena Gibson. She is survived by two sons, Roy L. Conley and his fiancé, Savannah of Crozet; and her special daughter-in-law, Donna; one brother, Jack McCallister of Crozet; many nieces and nephews; three grandchildren, Rocky Conley, Candie Maupin, both of Crozet, R. G, Conley, Jr. of Charlottesville; and three great-grandchildren, Nicole Maupin of Crozet, Brooks Conley and Abby Conley, both of Charlottesville. She was a retired employee with 25 years of experience at Acme Visible Record Company, Crozet. She was a member of Crozet Baptist Church, and senior adult of the Friendship Class, and a member of the Crozet Ladies Bible Class. The family suggests donations be made to the Crozet Baptist Church or the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad. The family will receive friends Friday night from 7 to 8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Crozet Baptist Church with interment at Mt. Moriah Methodist Church Cemetery. Dr. Roy Thomas will officiate. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Feb. 2, 2004
ETHEL SHIFFLETT CONLEY
Ethel Shifflett Conley, 85, of Somerset went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004. Born July 28, 1918 in Rockingham County, she was a daughter of the late Joshua and Bertha Shifflett. She was the wife of the late Jesse Willard Conley. Mrs. Conley was a member of Mount Lebanon Church of the Brethren. She is survived by two daughters, Lillian Branham and her husband, Warren "Puggy", of Gordonsville and Mary Butler and her husband, Earl, of Somerset; one son, Wilbert "Will" Conley and his wife, Susie, of Rhoadesville; eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Polly Conley and Dorothy Lawson. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2004, at Preddy Funeral Home chapel in Orange with interment to follow in Maplewood Cemetery in Gordonsville. Pastor Carmon Hartsfield will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Preddy Funeral Service, Orange, is in charge of arrangements.

ETHEL VIRGINIA CONLEY
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Feb. 22, 2005
Ethel Virginia Conley, 87, of 372 Sweetberry Lane in Broadway, died Monday, Feb. 21, 2005, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. Ms. Conley was born Jan. 12, 1918, in Fulks Run, and was a daughter of the late Charles W. and Vernie Shifflett Conley. She was a seamstress at H.D. Lee until retiring in 1980. She was a member of Gospel Hill Mennonite Church. She is survived by a daughter, Millie Reynolds of Broadway, with whom she lived; three sons, James Conley of Timberville, Herman Conley of Harrisonburg and Bobby Conley of Fredericksburg; a sister, Hazel Lacks of Richmond; a brother, Leonard Conley of Fredericksburg; a half brother, Jennings Shifflett of Harrisonburg; a half sister, Vivian Barber of Shenandoah Christian Home; 15 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Pastors Timmy Conley and Guy Ferrell will conduct the funeral at 2 p.m. Thursday at Gospel Hill Mennonite Church. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday at McMullen Funeral Home in Harrisonburg.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Thu, Sep. 4, 2008
EVELYN "JANE" CONLEY
Evelyn “Jane” Conley, 65, of Shenandoah, died Monday, Sept. 1, 2008, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. “Jane” was born Aug. 9, 1943, in Rockingham County, and was a daughter of Margaret Shifflett Morris of Elkton and the late Leonard N. Morris. She was also preceded in death by a son, Danny Ray Conley, and two brothers, Ralph and Hershel Morris. She attended the Beldor (one room) schoolhouse and was a devoted wife, homemaker and caregiver to her brothers and sisters, her children, and all the neighborhood children. On May 12, 1962, she married Donald Paul Conley, who survives. Besides her mother and husband, survivors include three sons, Donald “Dinky” Conley and wife, Melissa, of Elkton, David Conley and Dennis Conley, both of Shenandoah; one daughter, Tammy Baker and husband, Robin, of Stanley; four brothers, Willard Morris, Milford Morris, and Darrell Morris, all of Elkton, and Ronnie Morris of Dyke; seven sisters, Juanita Shifflett, Linda Smith, Patricia Royer and Bonnie Stepp, all of Elkton, Karen Shifflett of Stanardsville, Dian Wright and Wanda Sutherland, both of Shenandoah; six grandchildren, Andrew Good, Munch and Bob Baker, Joshua, Chase, and Heather Conleyp; and numerous nephews and nieces. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 5, 2008, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton with Evangelist Doug Gochenour and Buddy Farris officiating. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens in Harrisonburg. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home in Elkton. Friends may visit the family at the Conley home at anytime or her mother, Margaret, at 1616 Beldor Road, Elkton. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shenandoah Rescue Squad, 544 Fourth St., Shenandoah, VA 22849, or the Shenandoah Fire Company, 201 Pennsylvania Ave., Shenandoah, VA 22849, or the Elkton Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 91, Elkton, VA 22827.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Apr. 8, 2005
FRANCES CONLEY HUDSON
Frances Conley Hudson, 69, of Petersburg, Va., departed this life on April 6, 2005. She is survived by her daughters, Glenna Clay and her husband, Jimmy, Tammy Hudson-Hollomon and her husband, John J. A. Hollomon; grandsons, Andy, Christopher and Kevin Clay, Jacob and Daniel Hollomon; sisters, Thelma C. Hensley and Rosa "Florene" Hensley; a special sister-in-law, Vivian Conley; many loving nieces and nephews and numerous dear friends. Mrs. Hudson was retired from Brown and Williamson Tobacco Corporation and was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church. She was also a member of the Dinwiddie Women of the Moose Chapter 1296, and holds a degree with the Academy of Friendship and a degree with the College of Regents. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 Friday, April 8, 2005 at Nelsen Funeral Home, 214 N. 6th Ave., Hopewell, Va., where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 9, 2005. Interment will follow at Bermuda Memorial Park.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Thu, Jan. 8, 2009
GENE CONLEY
Gene Conley, 54, of McGaheysville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009. Mr. Conley was born Sept. 5, 1954, in Charlottesville, and was the son of Lorraine Conley Hensley of McGaheysville. He was currently employed at Harrisonburg Glass & Metals. He previously worked at Tyco for 22 years and E&M Auto Paint & Supply. His passion was restoring cars, especially Mustangs. He was an avid hunter. Besides his mother, survivors include his longtime love, Joyce Roach Conley of McGaheysville; two brothers, Mike Conley of Stanardsville and Bobby Hensley of Elkton; one sister, Donna Yager of Elkton; a number of beloved nephews and nieces and his dog, Shelby. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 9, 2009, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton with Pastor Wayne Wright officiating. Burial will be private in the High Top Cemetery in Greene County. The family will receive friends one hour before the service (12-1 p.m.) on Friday. Online condolences may be sent to Mr. Conley’s family at www.kygers.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
GEORGE E. CONLEY
George E. Conley of Elkton was killed instantly Monday March 16, 1970, when struck by a car south of Staunton. He was an employee of Monger Brothers Contractors. Funeral services were held Wednesday of last week from the Elkton Pentecostal Church by the Rev. Ennis Dean. Burial was in the Roach Family Cemetery with the Brill Funeral Home of Elkton in charge of arrangements. nephews served as pallbearers. Survivors include one daughter, Shirley Dean of Elkton; six sons, Dewey A.; Velma A.; Harold V.; Donald P.; and George K.; Conley, all of Elkton, and Virgil H. Conley of Stanardsville; tow sisters, Mrs. Caroline Shifflett of Stanardsville and Mrs. Hally Jane of Morris of Martinsburg, W. Va., six brothers, Curtis Conley of Fredericksburg, Lloyd, Charlie, Raymond, and Lonnie Conley, all of Stanardsville, and Ernest C. Conley of Quinque;, three half-sisters, and 11 grandchildren ... [rest of obit missing]

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Mar. 8, 1996
GEORGE KENNETH CONLEY
George Kenneth Conley, 50, Route 1, Elkton, died March 6, 1996, at Holston Valley Hospital in Kingsport, Tenn. He was born Sept. 17, 1945, in Rockingham County and was the son of the late George Ely and Drucilla Roach Conley. Mr. Conley had served with the Army in Vietnam and was awarded a Purple Heart for wounds received in action and a Bronze Star for meritorious achievement in ground operations against hostile forces in Vietnam from 1967 to 1968. He was a superintendent with English Construction Co., where he had worked for 30 years, and was a member of the Gooden Brothers VFW Post 9292 at Elkton. On Jan. 31, 1969, he married the former Janice Lam, who survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Pamela Lynn Conley, at home; Anita Conley Kite, Route 1, Shenandoah; three brothers, Velma Conley and Dewey Conley, both of Elkton, and Donald Conley, Shenandoah; and a sister, Shirley Dean, Elkton. The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Evangelical Presbyterian Church by the Rev. James B. Martin. Burial will be in Koontz Family Cemetery at Elkton. There will be no viewing. The family will receive friends at the Conley Home. Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home at Elkton is in charge of funeral arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Jun. 23, 1962
GEORGE W. CONLEY
STANARDSVILLE - George Washington Conley, 85, a retired farmer, died yesterday afternoon at his home here after a long illness. He was born March 24, 1877 in Greene County, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Mahala Conley. He is survived by seven sons, Tommie Conley, Raymond Conley, Ernest Conley and Floyd Lee Conley, all of Stanardsville; Charlie Conley of Geer; Curtis Conley of Fredricksburg and George E. Conley of Elkton; one daughter, Mrs. Caroline Mae Shifflett of Stanardsville; three sisters, Mrs. Josie Shifflett, Mrs. Louise Collier and Mrs. Lurney Crawford, all of Stanardsville; 58 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Free Pentecostal Church, High top Mountain, with burial in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Mar. 10, 1993
HAROLD VERLIN CONLEY
Harold Verlin Conley, 57, of Route 2 Elkton, died Tuesday, March 30, 1993, in Rockingham Memorial Hospital. Mr. Conley was born Jan 9, 1936, near Elkton, son of the late George E. and Drucilla Roach Conley. He was a brick mason for 37 years and had worked for Neilson Construction Co. He attended the Church of Solsburg and was a U.S. Army veteran. On March 2, 1974, he married the former Violet L. Hensley who survives. Also surviving are one daughter, Kimberly Ann Conley of Elkton; a goddaughter, Vonisa Cubbage of Elkton; two step-daughters, Krystal Miller of Harrisonburg and Terri Michael of Keezletown; one foster daughter, Lisa of Elkton; four brothers, Dewey Conley, Velma Conley, Kenneth Conley, all of Elkton, and Donald Conley of Shenandoah; one sister, Shirley Dean of Elkton; 11 grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Upper Room Church in Elkton with the Rev. Morgan Kinney and the Rev. Johnny Hensley officiating. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery in McGaheysville. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home and any time at the Conley home. Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Aug. 3, 2012
HERMAN JOSEPH CONLEY
Herman Joseph Conley, 67, of Harrisonburg, passed away unexpectedly Thursday morning, Aug. 2, 2012, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital. A son of the late Ethel V. Conley, he was born on May 2, 1945, in Rockingham County. He was raised in the home of his grandmother, Vernie Conley, and graduated from Broadway High School. He was in equipment maintenance at Pilgrim’s Pride. Mr. Conley served in the Air Force and was a member of the Vision of Hope United Methodist Church. On Dec. 19, 1982, he married Genevieve Smith Winegard, who survives. Besides his wife, he is survived by two stepsons, Steve Winegard and Dianne, and Stacey Winegard, all of Harrisonburg; a stepdaughter, Sharon Pierson and husband, Howard, of Fernley, Nev. He also leaves seven stepgrandchildren and 10 stepgreat-grandchildren; one sister, Sue Reynolds and husband, Ottis; and two brothers, James Conley and wife, Mary, all of Broadway; and Bobby Conley and wife, Sandy, of Fredericksburg. He was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas (Tommy) Conley. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, at the Vision of Hope United Methodist Church with the Rev. David Burch officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church prior to the funeral service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Vision of Hope United Methodist Church, 1723 Port Republic Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801. Online condolences may be sent to the Conley family at www.lindseyharrisonburg.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, May 25, 2001
HOOVER H. CONLEY
Hoover H. Conley, 72, of Stanardsville, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2001, at Evergreene Nursing Care Center in Stanardsville. He was born April 2, 1929, in Greene County, a son of the late John Ernest and Lona F. Morris Conley. He is survived by three brothers, Reese Lee Conley and Ernest Richard Conley, both of Stanardsville, and Elma Reese Conley of York, Pa.; a sister, Thelma Greiman of York, Pa.; a nephew, who was his care giver, Keith A. Conley and his wife, Tammy, of Stanardsville; and by a number of other nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Nortonsville Pentecostal Church, with interment in the church cemetery. Pastor Ellis Roach will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at Ryan Funeral Chapel of Quinque.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Tue, Sep. 13, 2005
IRMA S. CONLEY
Irma S. Conley, 89, of 114 Lucas Lane in Elkton, died on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2005, at her home. She was born March 2, 1916, in Wurzburg, Germany, and was the daughter of the late Hans and Barbara Herman Schickling. Irma was a member of the Catholic Church, the Valley Program for the Aging, and retired after 25 years as the photo manager at Drug Fair. Her husband, Joseph Thomas Conley, preceded her in death on June 21, 1995. Surviving are two daughters, Barbara L. Dean and husband, Jay, of Elkton, and Helen Faecke and husband, Paul, of Middletown, Md.; one sister, Olga Lesch of Wurzburg, Germany; and two grandchildren, Jessica Dean of Charlottesville, and Anthony Dean of Elkton. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton by the Rev. Robert Buchanan. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens near Harrisonburg. The family will receive friends this evening (Tuesday) from 7-8 at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton or anytime at the home of Jay and Barbara Dean. The casket will be closed.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Thu, Aug. 19, 2004
ISAAC JACOB CONLEY SR.
Isaac Jacob Conley Sr., 80, of Elkton, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. Mr. Conley was born Dec. 21, 1923, in Greene County, and was the son of the late Zechariah and Loretta Frazier Conley. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, having served aboard the U.S.S. Kitty Hawk. He was a retired poultry farmer and a longtime member of the Church of Solsburg, where he taught Sunday school for a number of years. Mr. Conley was a member of the Virginia Poultry Federation and the Gooden Brothers Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9292 in Elkton. His first wife, Ruby Turner Conley, preceded him in death Aug. 8, 1987. Survivors include his wife, Mary Joanne Morris Conley; a son, Isaac J. Conley Jr. of Elkton; a stepdaughter, Susan Ann Samuels of Elkton; three sisters, Rosa Florence Hensley of McGaheysville, Thelma P. Hensley of Elkton, and Francis M. Hudson of Petersburg; one granddaughter; one stepgrandson and two great-grandchildren. The Revs. Morgan Kinney, Jeff Hicks and Robert "Bob" Aszbach will conduct the funeral 2 p.m. Friday at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton. Burial will follow at Elk Run Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7-8 this evening at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Church of Solsburg Building Fund, 14699 Rockingham Pike, Elkton, VA 22827.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, May 17, 2005
JAMES MELVIN CONLEY
James Melvin Conley, 59, of Westminster, Md., died Friday, May 13, 2005, at home, after an extended illness. He was born August 21, 1945, in Fairfield, Md., of Kemper Conley and Helen Conley- Bracken and stepson of Edward Bracken. He was predeceased by two brothers, Charles Conley and Tommy Conley. He was the beloved father of Kimberly A. Conley, James K. Conley, Sandra K. Conley and Amanda L. Conley. He was the grandfather of Tyler Conley, Gage Frech, Garret Hundley, and Gavin Hundley. He was the brother of Doris Seiler, Joie DeBold, Richard Conley and Bruce Conley. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2005, in the Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, Va. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service. Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Wed, Jul. 6, 2005
JANICE FAYE LAM CONLEY
Janice Faye Lam Conley, 58, of Elkton, died July 2, 2005. Mrs. Conley was born March 9, 1947, in Augusta County, and was the daughter of Helen Meadows Lam of Elkton and the late Ausby Lam. She was a graduate of Elkton High School and National Business College in Roanoke. She was a member of the Jollett United Methodist Church and had worked for the Virginia State Police for a number of years. On Jan. 31, 1969, she married George Kenneth Conley, who died March 6, 1996. Besides her mother, she is survived by two daughters, Anita Kite and husband, Kenneth, Pam Mercer and husband, Brent, all of Shenandoah; two grandchildren, Sophie Mercer, Clay Mercer. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, July 8, 2005, at Furnace United Methodist Church. The Rev. Michael Plasters and Pastor Daniel Garber will conduct the service. Burial will follow at the Koontz Cemetery on Naked Creek in Page County. Mrs. Conley is at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton, where friends may call. Friends may also call at the home of her mother, Mrs. Helen Lam, at any time. The casket will remain closed.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Mon. Jun. 15, 1987
JERRY ANDERSON CONLEY
Penn Laird Man Killed In Crash
State police are awaiting an autopsy report to determine why a 25-year-old Penn Laird man crashed into a stone wall at McGaheysville late Friday night. Jerry Anderson Conley was killed when his car crashed into the wall in front of Brown Memorial United Church of Christ on Va.843. State trooper J. E. Semones said speed could have been a factor and estimated Conley was traveling 60 mph in a 35 mph zone. Semones said Conley lost control of the car and struck a sign on the opposite side of the road before going back across the highway and crashing into the wall. After hitting the wall, the car slid several feet on its left side before coming to rest on its wheels, the trooper reported. Conley was traveling alone when his car crashed about 11:30 p.m. Friday. He was a lifelong resident of the Penn Laird and McGaheysville communities. He was born Dec. 1, 1961, in Harrisonburg and was a son of Raymond and Brenda Beasley Conley. Conley attended Montevideo High School and served in the Marine Corps 1979-82. He had worked for Lantz Construction Co. the past 18 months. On Oct. 4, 1984, he married the former Joanne Turner, who survives. Survivors, in addition to his parents and wife, include a stepchild, Christine Crabb of McGaheysville; a sister, Gloria Reedy of Harrisonburg; a brother, Curtis Conley of Penn Laird; and a grandmother, Hannah Conley of Elkton. The funeral will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Lindsey Harrisonburg Funeral Home by the Rev. Charles Shoemaker. Burial will be in the Linville United Church of Christ Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. The casket will not be open.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Aug. 26, 1998
JESSE WILLARD CONLEY
Jesse Willard Conley, 83, of Somerset died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 1998, at his residence. He was born April 8, 1915, in Greene County and was the son of the late Edgar Conley and Sally Shifflett Conley. He was a member of the Lebanon Church of the Brethren in Barboursville. Mr. Conley is survived by his wife, Ethel Lee Conley; two daughters, Mrs. Mary Butler of Somerset and Mrs. Lillian Branham of Gordonsville; one son, Wilbert Conley of Rhoadesville; three sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Sprouse of Orange, Mrs. Ethel Smiley of Richmond and Mrs. Ruby Shifflett of Gaithersburg, Md.; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, at the Preddy Funeral Home Chapel in Gordonsville with interment in Maplewood Cemetery. The Rev. - - - - will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. this evening at the funeral home. NOTE - Obit was extremely difficult to transcribe due to poor film quality.  See Wife Ethel's Obit

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Apr. 22, 2014
JOANN MARIE CONLEY

Joann Marie Conley, 32, of Stanardsville, Virginia, died on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at the University of Virginia Medical Center. She was born on June 6, 1981, in Charlottesville, to Dale and Malicia Conley of Stanardsville. She worked for the past 14 years at the University of Virginia in the Human Resources Department as a training coordinator. She was a very loving mother, daughter, fiancee and friend who will be missed deeply. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her children, Kevin Lee Buchanan Jr. and Callie Elizabeth Buchanan of Stanardsville; her fiance, Kevin Lee Buchanan Sr.; paternal grandparents, Edward and Pauline Conley and Doris Conley and Roger Shifflett; aunts and uncles, David McCauley, Roy and Bonnie Collier, Carlton and Pam Conley, Stacey Conley and friend, Jazz King, and Janice Conley; her children's grandparents, Jeanette Buchanan and Danny and Wanda Buchanan; sister-in-law, Crystal Buchanan; and her very best friends, Tara Weil and Marcia Frampton. She was preceded in death by her brother, Dale Edward Conley; maternal grandmother, Virginia McCauley; and special friends, Jake and Jackie Kerr. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville, VA 22968. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home with Pastor Eddie Dean officiating. Interment will follow in Hightop Cemetery. An online guestbook is available at www.ryanfuneral.com. Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, Virginia, is handling the arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Jan. 6, 1982
JOHN E. CONLEY
John Ernest Conley, 82, of Stanardsville, died Tuesday at his home. He was son of the late George and Lessie Roach Conley. He is survived by his wife, Lona Conley of Stanardsville; four sons, Hoover Conley, Reese Conley, Richard Conley, all of Stanardsville and Elma Conley of York, Pa.; two daughters, Ressie Roach of Stanardsville and Thelma Geramin of York, Pa.; four brothers, Charlie Conley, Lonnie Conley, Lloyd Conley and Raymond Conley, all of Stanardsville; two sisters, Caroline Shifflett of Stanardsville; Hattie Morris of West Virginia; 24 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren. Funeral will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the Nortonsville Pentecostal Church. Interment in church cemetery. Rev. Edwin Deane will officiate. The family will be at the Ryan Funeral home at Quinque from 7:00 to 8:00 today.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Dec. 24, 1979
JOHN P. CONLEY
John Paul Conley, 54, died Friday in a Rochester, N.Y. hospital. He was a former resident of Green County. Surviving are his parents, John E. Conley and Lonnie Morris Conley of Stanardsville; two sisters, Ressie Roach of Stanardsville, Thelma Greiman of Pennsylvania; four brothers, Elmer R. of Pennsylvania, Hoover H. Richard and Resse L. Conley all of Stanardsville. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Nortonsville Pentecostal Church. Burial in the church cemetery. The Rev. Edwin Deane will officiate. Family will be Ryan Funeral Home from 7 to 8 p.m. today.

 The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Jun. 23, 1995
JOSEPH T. CONLEY
The funeral for Joseph T. Conley, 77, Junior Avenue, Shenandoah, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home in Elkton. The service will be conducted by the Rev. Craig Stout. Burial will be in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens near Harrisonburg. Mr. Conley died June 21, 1995, in his home. He was born Aug. 2, 1917, and was the son of the late Zachariah and Loretta Frazier Conley. He was a retired carpenter with Union 1590 of Washington, D.C. Surviving are his wife, Irma Schickling Conley, Shenandoah; two daughters, Barbara Dean, Elkton, and Helen Faecke, Middletown, Md.; two brothers, I.J. Conley, Elkton, and J. Edward Conley, Petersburg; three sisters, Frances Hudson, Petersburg, Florine Hensley, McGaheysville, and Thelma Hensley, Elkton; and three grandchildren. The family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. today at the home of his daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Jay Dean, 116 Lucas Lane, Elkton. There will be no viewing.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Oct. 17, 1957
JOSIE CONLEY SHIFFLETT
STANARDSVILLE - Mrs. Josie Conley Shifflett, 79, widow of Meriwether Shifflett, died yesterday at the home of her niece, Mrs. Verta Shifflett, of Nortonsville. A native of Greene County, she was the daughter of the late Joe and Columbia Morris Conley. She is survived by three sons, Raymond Shifflett of Dyke and Haywood and Robert Shifflett. A funeral service will be held at 2 P.M. Saturday from Evergreen Church of the Brethren at Dyke, with burial in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Sep. 17, 1985
JOURNEY JACKSON CONLEY
Journey Jackson Conley, 83, of 1116 Altavista Ave., died Tuesday, July 16, at his home. Born in Greene Co. On Jan. 6, 1902, he was the son of the late Jack and Angeliza Roach Conley and the widower of Sarah Jane Conley. Mr. Conley was a member of the Southside Church of God and a retired employee of Barnes Lumber Co. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Margaret Rogers, Mrs. Ida Sacre and Miss Elsie Marie Conley, all of Charlottesville; three sons, Ernest Conley of Charlottesville, Ervin Conley of Batesville and Jack Conley of Baltimore; one sister, Mrs. Nellie McAllister and one brother, Ruben Conley, both of Crozet; 16 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and three great, great grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday at the Teague & Hawkins Chapel with the Rev. Jonathan E. King officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church Cemetery, White Hall. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. this evening at the funeral home, 2260 Ivy Road.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Sep. 18, 1992
JUDIE BELLE CONLEY
Judie Belle Conley, 77, of Route 33 in Stanardsville died Saturday, Oct. 17, 1992, in a Charlottesville hospital. She was born Sept. 23, 1915, in Greene County, a daughter of the late Bray Roach and Josephine Morris Conley. Her husband was the late Raymond Conley. She is survived by a daughter, Arbutus Conley of Locust Dale; a son, Perry Conley of Stanardsville; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mrs. Conley was a member of High Top Pentecostal Church. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Ryan Funeral Home with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. Johnny Roach will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. this evening at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Jun. 5, 1971
JUNIE CONLEY
CROZET - The funeral for Junie Conley, 61, who was killed yesterday in a train accident, will be tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the Crozet Baptist Church, with burial in the Mount Moriah Cemetery in White Hall. Mr. Conley a member of the Crozet Baptist Church, is survived by his wife, Ethel Mary Conley of Crozet; two sons, Roy and Carroll Conley of Crozet; two brothers, Reuben Conley of Crozet and Journey Conley of Stony Point; two sisters, Mrs. Ellis McAllister and Mrs. Lee McAllister of Crozet; and three grandchildren. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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KEMPER L. CONLEY
Kemper K. Conley of Chester, Pa., native of Greene County, died at his home in Chester Thursday, February 25, 1965. He was 45. Born November 5, 1919, he was the son of Mrs. Anliza Roach Conley of Crozet and the late Jack Conley. Besides his mother, he leaves four sons: Charles K. Conley, Jimmy Conley, Tommy Conley, and Richard E. Conley; two daughters: Miss Doris Marie Conley and Miss Josephine Conley, all of Dundalk, Md.; four brothers: Reuben Conley and Junior Conley, both of Crozet, J.C. Conley of Keswick, and Irving Roach of Stanardsville; and two sisters: Mrs. Lee McAllister and Mrs. Ellis McAllister, both of Crozet. Funeral services were held Sunday at two o'clock in the Mt. Moriah Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery.

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KEMPER L. CONLEY
CHESTER, Pa. - Kemper K. Conley, 45, formerly of Crozet, died yesterday at his home here. Born Nov. 5, 1919, in Greene County, he was the son of Mrs. Anliza Roach Conley of Crozet and the late Jack Conley. Besides his mother, he is survived by fours sons, Charles K. Conley, Jimmy Conley, Tommy Conley and Richard E. Conley; two daughters, Miss Doris Marie Conley and Miss Josephine Conley, all of Dundalk, Md.: four brothers, Ruben Conley and Junior Conley, both of Crozet, J.C. Conley of Keswick and Erving Roach of Stanardsville; and two sisters, Mrs. Lee McAllister and Mrs. Ellis McAllister, both of Crozet. Preddy's Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements, which are incomplete.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Feb. 15, 2011
KEMPER RAY CONLEY
Kemper Ray Conley, 66, of Stanardsville, Virginia, died on Monday, February 14, 2011, at Martha Jefferson Hospital. He was born on March 10, 1944, in Charlottesville, Virginia, to the late Elijah and Polly Shifflett Conley. Mr. Conley retired from the Virginia Industry for the Blind after 42 years of service. He is survived by his brothers, Randolph Conley and his wife, Della, of Stanardsville and Richard Conley and his wife, Roberta, of Great Cacapon, West Virginia; and a special niece that took care of him for many years, Kay Rogers; and numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville, VA 22968. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, February 17, 2011, at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville, VA 22968, with Pastor Ken Heishman officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers for the service will be James Good, Stanley Heatwole and Walter Rogers. An online guestbook is available at www.ryanfuneral.com. Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville is handling the arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Sep. 9, 1990
KRISTIN NICOLE CONLEY
Kristin Nicole Conley, infant daughter of Harold S. Conley, Jr. and Kimberly Gwenn Conley, died Friday, Sept. 7, 1990, in a Charlottesville hospital. Besides her parents, she is survived by her paternal grandparents, Harold S. and Arlene D. Conley of Stanardsville; and her maternal grandparents, Joe and Gail Pritt of Barboursville and Jan Burkett of Charlottesville. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in High Top Cemetery in Stanardsville. The Rev. J. W. Roach will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Aug. 8, 1991
LAURA CONLEY SHIFFLETT
Laura Conley Shifflett, 67, of Ruckersville died Wednesday, Aug. 7 1991, in a Charlottesville nursing home. Born March 15, 1924, in Rockingham County, she was a daughter of the late Charlie Conley and Victoria Morris Conley. She is survived by her husband, Ernest Shifflett; two daughters, Janet Shifflett of Stanardsville and Catherine Breeden of Elkton; two sons Charles Conley of Ruckersville and Elwood Dean of Charlottesville, and Ruby Shifflett of Orange; two brothers, Elijah Conley of Stanardsville and Lillard Conley of Leesburg; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, She was preceded in death by one daughter, Sherry Eppard. Mrs. Shifflett was a member of the Pentecostal Church. Funeral services will be held at 11 A.M. Saturday, Aug. 10, in Eheart Pentecostal Church with interment in Holy Memorial Gardens, Charlottesville. The Rev. Robert Jones will officiate. Ryan Funeral Home of Quinque is in charge of arrangements.

The Greene County Record, VA, Thu, Apr. 18, 1974
LEBERT CONLEY
Lebert Conley, 34, died Wednesday, April 10, 1974 at his home in Crozet. A native of Greene County, he was the son of Robert and Lizzie Ann Conley of White Hall. Mr. Conley was employed by Acme Visible Records and was the husband of the late Marilyn Joan Conley. In addition to his parents, he is survived by a son, Lebert Dale Conley of Crozet; two daughters, Nita Gail and Victoria D. Conley, both of Crozet; two brothers, Ellwood and Roger Lee Conley, both of White Hall; and two sisters, Mrs. Herman Thacker of White Hall and Mrs. Wayne Morris of Stanardsville. Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hawkins Funeral Chapel, the Rev. Roger Cash officiating, with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. Anderson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

The York Daily Record, York, PA, Oct. 20, 2005
LEE R. CONLEY
YORK -- Lee R. Conley YORK-Lee R. Conley, 52, passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2005, at his residence, after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. He was the husband of Dixie (Bucher) Conley. He was born in Charlottesville, Va. on July 26, 1953, the son of Elma R. Conley and Melma S. (Shifflett) Conley of York. He was a member of the Prince Social Club, Ninth Ward Social Club, South End Club, and the Vigilant Social Club. He was employed at Spanky's Tavern in York as a bartender, and at... [rest of obit missing]

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Tue, Jun. 5, 1979
LEO CONLEY
ELKTON - Leo Conley, 45, of Rt. 1, Elkton died Monday morning at Rockingham Memorial Hospital after a long illness. Mr. Conley worked at the A. B. Torrence construction firm in Elkton. He was born April 8, 1934 in Greene County and was a son of Hannah Morris Conley and the late Curtis Conley. Surviving are his wife, Magdalene Shifflett Conley; two daughters, Darlene and Lisa Renee Conley, both at home; a son, Rex Leon Conley, at home; three sisters, Janie Dean of Harrisonburg, Marie Fuch of Charleston, S.C., and Lessie Ann Conley of Elkton; three brothers, Otho Lee and Clee Conley, both of Elkton, and Raymond Conley of Penn Laird; three half sisters, Helen Williams of Woodford, Karen Medley of Fredericksburg and Doris Hilldrup of Spotsylvania, and two half brothers, Earl Conley of Bay City, Texas, and George Conley of Stafford. The funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday at Elkton Pentecostal Church by the Rev. Ennis Dean. Burial will be in Elk Run Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7:30-8:30 p.m. today at Brill Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Dec. 22, 1986
LESSIE ANN CONLEY
Lessie Ann Conley, 44, of Elkton died Sunday, December 21, 1986, at her home. She was the daughter of the late Curtis Conley. She is survived by her mother Hannah Conley; one daughter, Tammy Hensley and one son, Rick Conley, both of Elkton. Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Upper Room in Elkton. The Rev. Johnny Hensley and J. W. Roach will officiate. Interment in the Elk Run Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. tonight at Brill Funeral Home in Elkton.

The Morning Herald, Hagerstown, MD, Jul. 18, 1999
LILLARD LEO CONLEY
ROUND HILL, Va. - Lillard Leo Conley, 75, of Round Hill, died Friday, July 16, 1999, at Veteran's Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg, W.Va. Born May 15, 1924, in Rockingham County, Va., he was the son of the late Charlie and Victoria Morris Conley. He was a caretaker for many years at Little Fiddler Green Farm in Round Hill. He was a member of Tabernacle Holiness Church in Harpers Ferry, W.Va. He had served in the U.S. Army during World War II, where he received the following medals: Good Conduct Medal, American Theater Ribbon, European African Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon and World War II Victory Ribbon. He was a member of Mission Tabernacle Holiness Church in Harpers Ferry. He is survived by his wife of 51 1/2 years, Marie S. Shifflett Conley; two daughters, Joyce M. Conley at home and Patricia A. Trambell of Leesburg, Va.; a son, Wayne Conley of Ranson, W.Va.; three sisters, Viola Shifflett and Minnie Thacker, both of Charlottesville, Va. and Ruby Shifflett of Orange, Va.; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Joe W. Conley; three sisters, Laura Shifflett, Luna Breeden and Cora Collier; and four brothers, Elijah Conley, Raymond Conley, Robert Conley and Luther Conley. Services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Mission Tabernacle Holiness Church, Mission Road, Harpers Ferry. The Rev. Lee Strickler will officiate. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery, Round Hill. The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Feb. 1, 2008
LINDA RAY CONLEY BROWN
Linda Ray Conley Brown, 59, of Radiant, Virginia, died Wednesday, January 30, 2008, at a local hospital. Born in Charlottesville, she was the daughter of the late Ervin Conley and Elaine Breeden Conley. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Glenda Conley; and a brother, Kenneth Conley. Linda was a homemaker whose life revolved around her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, horses and bowling. She was a mother and friend to all. Surviving her are her children and their spouses, Stella Ray, Paula and James Watson, Sandy Paynter and David Pritchard, Rocky and Jane Morris, Earle Paynter IV and Fonda Graves, and Victor and Lisa Paynter; grandchildren, Dawn and John Herndon, Alex, Rocky Jr., Amanda, Jacob, Alyssa, James, Manuel, Marcos, and the twins, Summer and Autumn; great-grandchildren, Makayla and Linzey; siblings, Elizabeth Morris, Becky Jo Farrish, Gary and Charles Conley, and Keith Lamb; a dear friend and companion, Robert "Bobby" Jackson of Radiant; special friends, Earle and LaVaughn Paynter, Patricia Paynter, Fount and Joyce Lam. Family time will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 2008, at Living Stones Church on E. Market St. Charlottesville. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, February 4, 2008, at Living Stones Church. Services will be conducted by Pastor Sandy Kelso. The family suggest that any memorial contributions be made to Living Stones Church c/o Sandy Kelso, 1405 E. Market St. Charlottesville VA 22902.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
LISA MAE CONLEY SHIFFLETT
Lisa Mae Conley Shifflett, 31, of Scottsville, died Monday, May 5, 1997. She was born June 15, 1965, in Charlottesville, daughter of Lester and Doris Shifflett Conley of Ruckersville and the late Lucille Collier Conley. She was also preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, George and Blanche Collier; paternal grandparents, Charlie and Eleanor Conley; and her son, Manis Lee Shifflett. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Wilbert R. “Junior” Shifflett Jr., her children, Betty Ann Shifflett, Kendall D. Shifflett, both of Albemarle county, Brandon S. Shifflett or Orange, Carrie V. Morris of Albemarle County; two brothers, Cletus Conley and his wife, Darlene, of McGaheysville, Melvin Conley and his wife, Sharon, of Stanardsville; a sister, Rebecca Conley of Ruckersville; a step-sister, Marian Deane of Ruckersville; two step-brothers, Clinton Deane of Ruckersville, Wade Deane of Elkton; her mother and father-in-law, Wilbert R. and Eva Shifflett; sisters-in-law, Jackie Shifflett and friend Bobby Wood, Janice Shifflett and friend Herbert Pritchett, all of Charlottesville, and by Manis and Kathleen Shifflett of Orange. She is also survived by six nieces and nephews and a number of special friends and family. A funeral will be held at 11 a. m. Friday, may 9, 1997, at Northside Baptist Church with the Rev. Wendall Lamb officiating. Interment will be at Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p. m. at Hill and Wood Funeral Home. In addition to flowers, the family request that memorials be made to the Lisa Mae Shifflett Trust Fund, c/o Lester Conley, 440 New Life Drive, Ruckersville, Va 22968

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Oct. 15, 1995
LIZZIE C. CONLEY
Lizzie Collier Conley, 80, of White Hall died Friday, Oct. 13, 1995, at her daughter's home. Born June 18, 1915, in Green County, Conley was the daughter of the late Stillard and Lydia Morris Collier. She is survived by a son, Roger "Cotton" Conley and his wife Edith of Woodridge; two daughters, Kathy "Ann" and her husband Wayne of Stanardsville, Margie Thacker of White Hall; one brother, Cecil Collier of Free Union; one sister, Lillie O'Brien of Scottsville; thirteen grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. this evening at the Teague Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Monday at Teague Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Wayne Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Hilda, Cheryl, Emma, Willa May, all the employees of Third Age Home Care, Marlene Walton of Browns Cove.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Dec. 28, 1996
LLOYD LEE CONLEY
Lloyd Lee Conley, 86, of Stanardsville, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 1996, at a Charlottesville hospital. He was born March 21, 1910, in Greene County, a son of the late George W. Conley and Lessie Roach Conley. His wife was the late Callie Elizabeth Conley. He is survived by a daughter Edith C. Roach of Stanardsville; four sons, Edward Conley, Elvin Conley, and Elbert Conley, all of Stanardsville, and Elwood Conley of Martinsburg, W. Va.; a sister, Haley Jane Morris of Martinsburg; four half-sisters, Marie Worley, Ruby Collier and Helen Morris, all of Stanardsville, and Georgianna Lamm of Barboursville,; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Mr. Conley was preceded in death by a son, Earman Conley; and seven brothers, Charlie Conley, Curtis Conley, George Conley, Lonnie Conley, Roy Conley, Ernest Conley and Raymond Conley; and a sister, Caroline Shifflett. He attended the Eheart Pentecostal Church. A funeral service will be held at 2 p .m. today at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with interment at Eheart Pentecostal Cemetery. The Rev. Ellis Roach will officiate.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
LONA FRANCES CONLEY
Lona Frances Conley, 89, of Route 1, Stanardsville, died Thursday, July 23, 1991, at her home. Born Dec 18, 1901 in Greene County, she was a daughter of the late Willie Morris and Sarah Collier Morris. Her husband was the late John Ernest Conley. Surviving are two daughters, Ressie Roach of Stanardsville and Thelma Greiman of York, Pa.; four sons, Hoover Conley, Reese Conley and Richard Conley, all of Stanardsville, and Alma Reese Conley of York, Pa.; one sister, Mary Beasley of Stanardsville, 25 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Nortonsville Pentecostal Church, of which she was a member. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The Rev. Ellis Roach and the Rev. J.W. Roach will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. Friday at Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, and other times at the home of Reese and Juanita Conley at Green Mountain Lake.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Nov. 3, 1984
LONNIE LEE CONLEY
Lonnie Lee Conley, 73, of Stanardsville, died Nov. 1, 1984, in a Charlottesville hospital. He was born Oct. 19, 1911, in Greene Co., son of the late George W. and Lessie Conley. He is survived by his wife, Beatrice Shifflett Conley; seven sons, Harold Shifflett, Haywood Shifflett, both of Eheart, Karl Conley, Kenny Conley, Early Conley, all of Stanardsville, Jerry Conley of Barboursville and Gene Conley of Winchester; two daughters, Linda Lee Conley and Roberta Lamb, both of Stanardsville; two sisters, Caroline Shifflett of Stanardsville and Haley Jane Morris of Martinsburg, W.Va.; four half sisters, Georgianna Lamm of Ruckersville, Marie Worley, Ruby Collier, both of Stanardsville and Helen Morris of Nortonsville; 17 grandchildren and one great grandchild Mr. Conley was a retired carpenter from R.E. Lee. Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Sunday at the Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, with interment in High Top Cemetery, the Rev. Ellis Roach will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 this evening and Saturday evening at the funeral home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Oct. 23, 2001
LORAINE CONLEY
Loraine Conley, 66, of Ruckersville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 21, 2001, at Evergreene Nursing Care Center in Stanardsville. She was born Dec. 5, 1934, a daughter of the late Elijah and Polly Shifflett Conley. She was also preceded in death by two infants and two brothers, Roger and Ellis Conley. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Elbert Conley of Ruckersville; and three brothers, Kemper and Randolph Conley of Stanardsville, and Richard Conley of Maryland. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at First Bible Baptist Church, of which she was a member. The Rev. James Woods will officiate. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. this evening at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque. The family suggests that memorial contributions be given in her name to the Greene County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 302, Stanardsville, Va. 22973.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
LUCY ANN CONLEY FRAZIER
Mrs. Emanuel Frazier, 78, of RFD 4, died today at her home. She was the former Lucy Ann Conley, born Sept. 13, 1883, in Greene County, daughter of Zack and Emma Morris Conley. She is survived by her husband; two sons, John Gilbert Frazier and James Raymond Frazier; four daughters, Mrs. Lizzie Sprouse, Mrs. Lila Sandridge, Mrs. Claudia Davis and Mrs. Rachel Wells, all of Charlottesville; a sister, Mrs. Bertha Ola Shiflett of Ehearts Corner; a half-brother, Henry Crawford of Waynesboro; 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The funeral will be held Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at the M. C. Hill Funeral Home, with burial in Holly Memorial Gardens.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, May 28, 1976
LULA MAE CONLEY
STANARDSVILLE – Lula Mae Conley, 62, died Wednesday in a Harrisonburg hospital. Born in Greene County. Her father was the late William Conley; her mother was the late Selina Conley. She is survived by her husband, Charles Welford Conley of Stanardsville; nine daughters, Mrs. Jimmy Pittie of Stanley, Va., Mrs. George Morris and Miss Patsy Conley and Mrs. Robert Taylor, all of Stanardsville; Mrs. Tommy Barton of Shenandoah, Mrs. Nelson St. Clair, Mrs. Joseph Lamb, Mrs. Franklin Lamb and Miss Christine Conley, all of Elkton; three sons; Thomas Conley of Stanley, Va., Charles W. Conley of Stanardsville, William G. Conley of Luray; three brothers, Alex Conley and Howard Conley, both of Stanardsville, Floyd Conley of Manassas, twenty five grandchildren. Funeral 2 p. m. Saturday at the Lydia Pentecostal Church. Interment in church cemetery. Ryan Funeral Home of Quinque in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Dec. 5, 1977
LUTHER CONLEY
Luther Conley, 59, of Stanardsville, died Saturday at his home. He was born in Greene County, son of the late Charlie and Victoria Conley. He is survived by his wife, Virgie Conley of Stanardsville; three daughters, Violet Woodward and Lither M. Conley, both of Stanardsville; Barbara Collier, of South Dakota; five sisters, Ruby Shifflett of Orange, Va.; Laura Shifflett and Lunia Breeden, both of Stanardsville; Minnie Thacker and Viola Shifflett, both of Charlottesville; five brothers, Elizah and Raymond, both of Stanardsville; Welford Conley of Elkton; Va.; Lillard Conley of Leesburg and Robert Conley of White Hall; eight grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Eheart Penticostal Church. Interment will be in Holly Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Jesse Shifflett will officiate. Ryan Funeral Home of Quinque is in charge of arrangements.
NOTE - Pentecostal was misspelled in the original obit.

The Greene County Record, VA, Thu, Apr. 18, 1974
MARILYN JOAN CONLEY
Marilyn Joan Conley, 26, of Crozet, died Wednesday, April 10, 1974, at her home. A native of Charlottesville, she was the daughter of Eugene and Josephine Bishop Belew of Ivy. Mrs. Conley was employed by Acme Visible Records and was the wife of the late Lebert Conley. In addition to her parents she is survived by a son, Lebert Dale Conley of Crozet; two daughters, Nita Gail and Victoria D. Conley, both of Crozet; five brothers, Eugene E. and Early L. Belew, both of Charlottesville, Harvey L. and Paul Belew, both of Ivy and Bernard L. Belew of North Garden. Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hawkins Funeral Chapel, the Rev. Roger Cash officiating, with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. Hawkins Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Sep. 4, 1986
MARY ALICE MCFARLAND CONLEY
Mary A. M. Conley
Mary Alice McFarland Conley, died Sept. 3, 1986, at the age of 42, at her home in Stanardsville. Born Sept. 20, 1944, in Albemarle County, she was the daughter of Russell McFarland of Stanardsville and the late Hattie Mae Shifflett McFarland. In addition to her, she is survived by her husband, James (Kenny) Conley; a son, Kenneth Wayne Conley, both of Stanardsville; three sisters, Joyce Ann Shifflett, Doris Jean Sims and Janette Deane, all of Stanardsville; one brother, George (Jr.) McFarland of Alexandria; all of whom she loved very much. She is also survived by three aunts, Nealie Conley, Vergie McDaniel and Pearl Morris; 5 uncles, Jesse, Roy and Earnest Shifflet, Earl and Stuart McFarland. Mrs. Conley was a long time employee of Crouse-Hinds Distribution Company of Earlysville. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Bible Baptist Church, Stanardsville with Rev. Elbert Conley officiating, interment will follow in Holy Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 this evening at the Teague Funeral Home.

The Valley Banner, Rockingham Co., VA, Mar. 2, 2004
MARY CLEVIA CONLEY
Mary Clevia Conley, 93, of Elkton, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2004, at Sunnyside Presbyterian Retirement Community in Harrisonburg. Mrs. Conley was born Aug. 17, 1911, in Rockingham County and was a daughter of the late Warren Adam and Virginia Morris Dean. She worked at Blue Bell Inc., in Elkton before retiring and was a member of the Upper Room Church in Elkton. She lived her entire life in the Elkton area. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Daniel E. Hensley in 1942 and William Edgar Conley in 1965. Surviving are two sons, the Rev. Johnny Hensley and Wayne Conley, both of Elkton; two sisters, Thelma G. Hensley and Julia Lucas, both of Elkton; seven grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The Rev. Carter Dean conducted the funeral Saturday at the Upper Room Church. Burial was in the Elk Run Cemetery in Elkton. The family will receive friends at the home of her sons at any time. Arrangements were by Kyger Funeral Homes in Elkton.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jun. 29, 1960
MELISSA "LESSIE" CONLEY SHIFFLETT
MRS. ZEB SHIFFLETT
FREE UNION - Mrs. Zeb Shifflett, 81, died yesterday at the home of her son, Ellis Shifflett, at Free Union. The former Liffie Conley, she was born in Greene County, the daughter of the late Zack and Emma Conley. Her husband is deceased. Besides Ellis Shifflett, she is survived by two other sons, Bryant Shifflett of Dyke, and Ernest Shifflett of Alexandria; two daughters, Mrs. Fred Morris of Dyke, and Mrs. Nettie Roberts of Earlysville; one brother; two sisters; 24 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Evergreen Church of the Brethren at Dyke, with burial in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Oct. 27, 1986
MINNIE B. CONLEY
Minnie B. Conley, 68, of Orange, died Sunday, October 26, 1986, in a Charlottesville nursing home after a prolonged illness. She was born July 21, 1918, in Greene County, daughter of the late Jerry Myer Beasley and Roberta Williams Beasley. She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Roberta C. Lamb of Ruckersville; four sons, James Kenny Conley of Stanardsville, Gene A. Conley of Stephen City, Va., John E. Conley of Ruckersville and Jerry L. Conley of Louisa; three sisters, Ann M. Dowell of Mineral, Clare M. Lamb of Barboursville and Geneva V. Wood of Charlottesville and 17 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First Bible Baptist Church in Stanardsville with interment in the Maplewood Cemetery, Gordonsville with the Rev. Elbert Conley officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 this evening at the Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, May 24, 2014
OLIVER WINDELL CONLEY
Oliver Windell Conley, 79, of Stanardsville, VA passed away on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Martha Jefferson Hospital. He was born on November 12, 1934 in Greene County to the late Charlie and Eleanor Morris Conley. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Penelope A. Conley, his daughter, Carolyn Conley Rosson and her husband, Dennis of Madison, VA, two granddaughters, Lisa McPeak and Shannon Hovey, four great grandchildren, David Rosson, Jason Nichols, Matthew Nichols and Tyler Hovey, three brothers, Lester Conley, Steve Conley, and Harold Conley and two sisters, Redi Bortle and Leitha Roach. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two siblings, Floyd Conley and Lorena Hensley. A private service will be held at another date. An online guestbook is available at www.ryanfuneral.com Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling the arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Apr. 5, 2008
NEALIE SHIFFLETT CONLEY
Nealie Shifflett Conley, 82, of Stanardsville, Virginia, passed on Thursday, April 3, 2008. Nealie was born in Rockingham County on April 26, 1925, to the late Daniel Scott and Mittie Shifflett. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond R. Conley; a son, Roy Lee Conley; a daughter, Lenora Conley. She was also preceded in death by five brothers, George, Ernest, Roy, Josie, Jesse; five sisters, Pearl, Vergie, Mary, Hattie, and Virginia. She is survived by two daughters and their husbands, Hattie Mary and John Shifflett, Patsy and James Morris all of Stanardsville; one very special grandson, Keith Conley of Arlington, Virginia; two nieces that seem like her daughters, Suesie Eppard of Quinque, Virginia, and Janet Perry of Bristol, Virginia. She is also survived by three great-nephews and one great-niece that seemed like her grandchildren, Jeffrey Eppard, Brandon Perry, Justin Perry and Mary (Lulu) Eppard. She is also survived by a special sister-in-law, Genevie Shifflett; many numerous nieces and nephews that she loved very much, as well as one very special friend, Ellen Morris. She also leaves behind a very special dog, "Rusty." A special thank you to her "girlfriend" Peggy Johnson. Nealie was loved by all who knew her and her home was open to everyone. The family will receive family and friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2008, at the Ryan Funeral Home. The family welcomes family and friends to Nealie' s home at anytime. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 2008, at Ryan Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverends Edwin "Buzzy" Deane and Orval Wayne Dovel officiating. Interment will follow at Eheart' s Pentecostal Church Cemetery. Nealie requested that instead of flowers, donations be made to the Greene Country Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 302, Stanardsville, VA 22973. The family would also like to thank Dr. McGovern and Beth for taking such wonderful care of Nealie. Ryan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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PEARL CONLEY MORRIS
Pearl Conley Morris, 86, of Barboursville, died Monday, January 24, 1994, at her residence. Born December 20, 1907, in Greene County, she was a daughter of the late Edgar and Sally Shifflett Conley. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Paul Morris and a grandson, Carroll (Pete) Lloyd. Mrs. Morris was a member of Mt. Lebanon Church of the brethren in Burnley. Survivors include two daughters, Jean M. Lloyd of Orange and Pauline M. Morris of Barboursville; two sons, John F. and Frank G. Morris, both of Barboursville; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. A graveside funeral service will be held Thursday, January 27, at 11 a. m. in Maplewood Cemetery, Gordonsville, with the Rev. Kenneth A. Shearer and the Rev. Owen Preston officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Orange County Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 446, Orange, Virginia 22960. Preddy Funeral Home, Gordonsville, is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Jun. 9, 2005
PERRY LEON CONLEY
Perry Leon Conley, 61, of Stanardsville, passed away at his home Tuesday, June 7, 2005. He was born in Greene County, June 17, 1943, a son of the late Raymond and Judy Roach Conley. He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Tessie Mae Conley; one son, Ronnie Conley and his wife, Mary, of Rockingham County; one daughter, Lois Jean Shifflett and her husband, Leabert Gordon Jr., of Albemarle County; five grandchildren, Michael Wayne Farish, Ronnie Conley Jr., William Anthony Conley, Elizabeth Nichole Conley, and Rachel Renee Conley; one great-grandson, Ronnie Conley III; and his beloved dog, "Jack". Mr. Conley was a member of the Game Breeders Association since he was 16 years old. His hobby was raising game fowl. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, June 10, 2005, at the Ryan Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Dan Carlton officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. There will be no viewing. In lieu of flowers the family suggest memorial contributions be made to the American Heart Association, 3025 Berkmar Dr., Charlottesville, Va 22901. Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jun. 24, 2001
POLLY SHIFFLETT CONLEY
Polly Conley, 86, of Stanardsville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2001, at a local hospital. She was born Jan. 12, 1915, a daughter of the late Wilbur and Viola Shifflett. Her husband was the late Elijah Conley. She is survived by a daughter, Loraine Conley of Ruckersville; three sons, Randolph Conley and Kemper Ray Conley of Stanardsville, and Richard W. Conley of Silver Spring, Md.; seven grandchildren; and two sisters, Dorothy Lawson of Stanardsville, and Ethel Conley of Somerset. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with the Rev. Eli Slabaugh officiating. Interment will be in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Sat, May 9, 1981
PRENTICE A. CONLEY
The funeral for Prentice A. Conley, 60, 1 of Petersburg will be conducted 4p.m. today at the J. T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home in Petersburg. A graveside service with military rights will be held 4 p.m. Sunday in Elk Run Cemetery at Elkton. Mr. Conley died Thursday in Petersburg. He was born Sept. 2, 1920 in Elkton and was a son of the late Zack R. and Loretta Frazier Conley. In 1942, he married the former Hazel Price, who survives. Also surviving are a son, Prentice A. Conley Jr. of Petersburg; five sisters, Bertha Dawson of Ridgley, W.Va., Gladys Goad of Petersburg, Thelma Hensley and Florine Hensley, both of McGaheysville, and Frances Conley of Elkton; four brothers, David R. and Isaac J. Conley Sr., both of Elkton, Joseph Conley of Shenandoah and Edward Conley of Petersburg; and two grandchildren.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Apr. 10, 1961
PRENTIS LEE CONLEY
STANARDSVILLE - Prentis Lee Conley, 24, of Stanardsville, died yesterday at Blue Ridge Sanatorium after an illness of several months. Born Sept. 18, 1937, in Greene County, he was the son of Mrs. Minnie Conley of Orange and Lonnie Conley of Alexandria, both of whom survive. Besides his parents, he is survived by his wife, the former Betty Jean Wise; a daughter, Deborah Conley of Stanardsville; four brothers, Kennie Conley and Jean Conley of Ruckersville and Early Conley and Jerry Conley of Orange; and a sister, Miss Roberta Conley of Orange. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the High Top Pentecostal Church of Greene County. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, May 23, 2012
RANDOLPH CONLEY

Randolph Conley, 67, of Stanardsville, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at his residence. He was born on May 2, 1945, in Charlottesville, a son of the late Elijah Conley and Polly Shifflett Conley. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Elis, Kemper and Rodger Conley; and a sister, Lorraine Conley. Mr. Conley was a member of Calvary Free Will Baptist Church at Rochelle. Mr. Conley is survived by his wife, Della Cave Conley of Stanardsville; a daughter, Regina Conley Dodd and husband Paul of Charlottesville; a brother, Richard Conley of West Virginia; and two grandchildren, Blake Shifflett and Marisa Dodd both of Charlottesville. They were the love of his life. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, May 24, 2012, at Preddy Funeral Home Chapel in Madison conducted by Pastor Richard Wright. Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens in Charlottesville. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at Preddy Funeral Home Chapel in Madison.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Sep. 19, 1988
RAYMOND CONLEY
Raymond Conley, 72, of Stanardsville, died Friday, Sept. 16, 1988, in a Charlottesville hospital. He was born June 15, 1916, in Greene County, a son of the late George and Melissa Roach Conley. He is survived by his wife, Nellie Conley; two daughters, Mrs. John (Hattie) Shifflett and Mrs. James (Patsy) Morris; and a special grandson, Keith Conley. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19. at the Ehart Pentecostal Church, with interment in the church cemetery. The Rev. Edwin (Buzzy) Dean and P. L. Pullen will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque. NOTE - Eheart was misspelled in the original obit. 
See Wife Nealie's Obit


The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Mar. 19, 1990
RAYMOND CONLEY
Raymond Conley, 74, who lived on U.S. 33 in Stanardsville, died Sunday, March 18, 1990, in a Charlottesville nursing home. Born Aug. 10, 1915, in Greene County, he was the son of the late Charlie Conley and Victoria Morris Conley. He is survived by his wife, Judie Bell Conley; one son, Perry Leon Conley of Stanardsville; one daughter, Arbutus Conley of Orange; two brothers, Elijah Conley of Stanardsville and Lillard Conley of Leesburg; five sisters, Laura Shifflett and Luna Breeden, both of Stanardsville, Ruby Shifflett of Orange and Viola Shifflett and Minnie Thacker, both of Charlottesville; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. The Rev. J.W. Roach will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

RAYMOND RAY CONLEY
The Daily News Record, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Apr 30, 2012
Raymond Ray Conley, 74, of Penn Laird, died Saturday, April 28, 2012, at Envoy of Staunton. He was born April 23, 1938, in Greene County, and was a son of the late Curtis Lee and Hannah Morris Conley. On Dec. 1, 1959, he married Brenda Lee Beasley, who preceded him on April 23, 2011. He was also preceded by a son, Jerry Anderson Conley. He moved to this area after his marriage in Greene County and worked for a number of years at Dean Steel. He retired as a foreman for Shen Valley Masonry and loved to Golf. Surviving are one son, Curtis R. Conley of Clover Hill; one daughter, Gloria K. Reedy of Penn Laird; four brothers, Otho Lee Conley and Clee Conley, both of Elkton, and Earl Conley and George Conley, both of Fredericksburg; four sisters, Marie Fuchs and Janie Dean, both of Harrisonburg, and Karen Medley and Doris Hilldrup; both of Fredericksburg; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and two great-great- grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Kyger Funeral Home in Harrisonburg by the Rev. James Kite. Burial will follow at the Linville Cemetery. The family will receive Monday from 7-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kygers.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Apr. 12, 1985
ROBERT CONLEY
Robert Conley, 70, of White Hall, died Wednesday, April 10, 1985, in a Charlottesville hospital. He was born Nov. 24, 1914, in Rockingham Co., son of the late Charlie and Victoria Conley. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Pauline, and two sons, Lebert and Rabert, Jr. He was a World War II veteran, a retired farmer and an outstanding loved member of the White Hall community. He is survived by his loving wife, Lizzie Collier Conley; two daughters, Katherine (Ann) Morris of Stanardsville, Margie C. Thacker, White Hall; two sons, Elwood Conley, Roger Conley, and a grandson, Dale Conley, all of White Hall; two daughters-in-law, Carol Conley and Edith Conley; two sons-in-law, Herman Thacker and Wayne Morris; three brothers, Elijah and Raymond Conley both of Stanardsville, Lillard Conley of Leesburg; five sisters, Laura Shifflett, Luna Breeden both of Stanardsville, Ruby Shifflett of Orange, Viola Shifflett and Minnie Thacker, both of Charlottesville; 12 grandchildren, and one great grandchild. Funeral services will be held at the Mt. Moriah Methodist Church at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, with Rev. Herbert Parker and Rev. Jesse Shifflett officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at the funeral home. Ryan Funeral Home of Quinque in charge of arrangements.
NOTE - Robert was spelled Rabert, Jr. in the original obit.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Dec. 27, 1969
ROBERT CONLEY JR.
WHITE HALL - Robert Conley Jr., 28, died yesterday at his home here. He was born June 10, 1941, in Greene County, son of Robert and Lizzie Conley of White Hall. Surviving besides his parents are his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Lydia Ann Collier of Free Union, and his paternal grandfather, Charlie Conley of Charlottesville; three brothers, Roger L., Elwood and Libert Conley of White Hall; and two sisters, Miss Katherine Diane Collier and Mrs. Herman Thacker of White Hall. The Ryan Funeral Home is Stanardsville in Stanardsville is in charge of the arrangements, which are incomplete.
NOTE - Lebert was spelled Libert in the original obit.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Dec. 29, 1969
ROBERT CONLEY JR.
The funeral for Robert Conley Jr., of White Hall, who died Friday, will be tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the Ryan Funeral Home in Stanardsville with burial in Holly Memorial Gardens.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Apr. 15, 1996
ROGER LEE CONLEY
Roger Lee Conley, age 47, of Stanardsville died Sunday, April 14, 1996 in a Charlottesville Hospital. He was born April 19, 1948 in Charlottesville, a son of Polly Shifflett Conley of Stanardsville and the late Elijah Conley. Besides his mother he is survived by his wife, Sandra Comer Conley; two daughters, Billie Jo Conley and Katrina C. Breeden and her husband Luther all of Stanardsville; a grandson he adored, Dustin S. Breeden; a sister, Lorene Conley of Quinque; three brothers, Randolph Conley and Kemper Conley of Stanardsville, and Richard Conley of Silver Springs, Md. He was preceded in death by a brother, Ellis Conley. A funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Ryan Funeral Chapel, with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Elbert Conley will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque.

The Greene County Record, Stanardsville, VA, Thu, Jul. 30, 1964
ROY LEE CONLEY
Roy Lee Conley, 18, of Geer died Sunday, July 26, 1964, in a Luray hospital as the result of a two-vehicle accident earlier that day on US 340 in Luray. Records indicate that the driver of the other vehicle was Jesse Lorenzo Shackelford, jr. of Rileyville, Page County. Survivors are his parents Raymond Conley and Mrs. Mealie Shifflett Conley; his grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Shifflett of Geer; and three sisters; Miss Lenora Conley, Miss Patsy Conley, and Mrs. Hattie Shifflett all of Geer. The youth, born August 19, 1946, was an employee of the Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Charlottesville. Funeral Services were held Tuesday at two o'clock in the Eheart Pentecostal Church with interment in the church cemetery.
NOTE - Jr. was not capitalized in the original obit and Mealie should be Nealie.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Mar. 27, 1996
RUBEN CONLEY
Ruben Conley, 88, died March 26, 1996, in a Charlottesville nursing home. Born Aug. 13, 1907, in Greene County, he was the son of the late Jack Conley and Anliza Roach Conley. He was preceded in death by his wife, Addie Conley; two stepsons, Frank Shifflett and Sherman Collier, four brothers, Erving Roach, Journey Conley, Junie Conley, and Kemper Conley, and a sister, Mittie McAllister. He is survived by two stepsons, Guy Shiflett of Burlington, N.C. and Onnie Collier of Flosom, Calif.; a sister, Ellie McAllister of Crozet; a sister-in-law, Ethel Conley of Crozet; numerous stepsons and daughters and 19 step-grandchildren, 28 step great-grandchildren and five step great-great-grandchildren. He is also preceded in death by a stepdaughter-in-law, Mary Shiflett, and by one step granddaughter. He was a retired employee of the Barnes Lumber Co. In Charlottesville and Morton Frozen Food Co. in Crozet. He was a member of the Free Pentecostal Church and the Church of God. Family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. tonight at Anderson Funeral Home chapel. Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Southside Church of God on Avon Street Extended in Charlottesville. Interment will follow in the Ruckersville Cemetery with the Rev. Wayne Collier and the Rev. Larry Hudson officiating. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. NOTE - Folsom was misspelled in the original obit.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Mon, Aug. 10, 1987
RUBY MAE TURNER CONLEY
ELKTON — Ruby Mae Conley, 59, of 310 F St., Elkton died Saturday afternoon at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville of complications from burns she received July 18. Mrs. Conley was working on a malfunctioning heater in a poultry house when it exploded and burned her and another worker. She was born Nov. 14, 1927, in Charlottesville and was a daughter of the late Willie Welford and Barbara Morris Turner. On Jan. 8, 1943, she married Isaac J. Conley Sr., who survives. Also surviving are a son, Isaac J. Conley Jr. of Elkton; a sister, Ethel Turner of Elkton; a brother, Ruben Ray Turner of Ruckersville; and a granddaughter. The funeral will be conducted 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Evangelical United Methodist Church by the Rev. Morgan Kinney. Burial will be in Elk Run Cemetery at Elkton. The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. today at the Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home in Harrisonburg. Friends also may call at the Conley home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Aug. 15, 1987
RUBY T. CONLEY
Ruby T. Conley, 59, of 310 First Street, Elkton, died Saturday, August 8, 1987 at University of Virginia Medical Center of complications from burns she received July 18. She was born November 14, 1927, in Greene County, daughter of the late Willie Welford and Barbara Morris Turner. She is survived by her husband, Isaac J. Conley, Sr.; one son, Isaac J. Conley, Jr.; one granddaughter Cheryl I. Conley; one sister, Ethel L. Turner, all of Elkton; one brother, Reuben Ray Turner of Ruckersville; two nephews, Franklin Wayne Turner of Elkton and Randall Ray Turner of Ruckersville. Funeral services were held at 1:30 a. m. August 11 at the Evangelical United Methodist Church by the Rev. Morgan Kinney. Burial was in Elk Run Cemetery, Elkton. The Kyger and Trobough Funeral Home of Harrisonburg was in charge of arrangements. Donations may be made to the Elkton Emergency Squad, P. O. Box 98, Elkton, Va. 22827

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Sep. 19, 2008
SANDRA KAY CONLEY
Sandra Kay Comer Conley, 60, of Stanardsville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 17, 2008. She was born on May 18, 1948, in Page, Virginia, the daughter of John J. Comer Jr. and Betty Moyer Comer Lawson. Sandra was preceded in death by her loving husband, Roger Conley; and her mother, Betty Moyer Comer Lawson. She is survived by her father, John J. Comer Jr. and his wife, Marian Comer of Charles County, Maryland; two daughters, Billie Jo Clark and her husband, Matt of Madison, Virginia, Katrina Conley Breeden and her husband, Luther of Stanardsville, Virginia; four grandchildren, Dustin "Maw-maw's Special Helper," Courtni "Poo Bear," Matthew "Booger Bear" and Taylor "Tater Bug"; one aunt, Anna Lou Moyer; one uncle, Jimmy Moyer both of Luray, Virginia; one brother, Johnny Comer; one sister, Marilyn Klinger; one stepbrother, Larry Murray; one step-sister, Judy Torney all of Charles County, Maryland; and many other family members and friends. Sandra was a very loving mother, grandmother and devoted Christian. She touched many hearts while she was here and will be greatly missed by all. The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. Friday, September 19, 2008, at the First Bible Baptist Church. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 20, 2008, at First Bible Baptist Church with Pastor James Woods officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens. Following the interment, a reception will be held at the pavilion at the First Bible Baptist Church. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Greene County Rescue Squad and to the wonderful staff at Martha Jefferson Hospital. Ryan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Frederick Post, Frederick Co., MD, Tue, Aug. 28, 2001
SARAH J. CONLEY SHIFFLETT
Mrs. Sarah J. "Ruby" Shifflett, 74, of Gaithersburg, died Sunday, Aug. 26, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late Ernest C. Shifflett. Born April 9, 1927, in Greene County, Va., she was the daughter of the late Edgar and Sally Shifflett Conley. She is survived by two sons, Thomas Wayne Shifflett and wife Jan of Frederick, and James L. Shifflett and wife Patty of Damascus; 10 grandchildren; two sisters, Ethel Smiley of Richmond, Va., and Dorothy Sprouse of Orange, Va.; and numerous nieces and nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by one son, Glen E. Shifflett. Friends may call Tuesday, Aug. 28, from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Olin L. Molesworth Funeral Home, 26401 Ridge Road, Damascus. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home. Interment will be in Norbeck Memorial Park, Olney.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Jan. 18, 1977
SARAH JANE CONLEY
Mrs. Sarah Jane Conley, 75 of Route 1, Keswick, died Monday, January 17 in a Charlottesville hospital. She was daughter of the late Tom and Lula Jane Tennent Morris. She is survived by her husband, Jerney C. Conley; three sons, Ernest & Erving Conley of Charlottesville and Jack Conley of Baltimore, Maryland; three daughters, Mrs. Mary Margaret Rogers, Mrs. Ida Sacre and Elsie Marie (Susie) Conley, all of Charlottesville; one brother, Freddy Amos Morris; two sisters, Mrs. Vertie Marie Sholes and Mrs. Beulah May Frazier, all of Charlottesville; seventeen grandchildren, forty four great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Church of God. Service will be held at 2:00 P. M. Wednesday at Hill & Irving Chapel with interment in Mount Moriah Methodist Church Cemetery, White Hall. The family will receive friends at Mr. Frank Sacre’s residence, Pantops Farm, Tuesday evening.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Nov. 5, 1999
THOMAS WELFORD CONLEY
The funeral for Thomas Welford Conley, 52, Tulsa, Okla., and formerly of Greene County, will be at 1 p.m. today at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque. The Rev. Jonas Lam will officiate. Burial will be in the Lydia Pentecostal Cemetery. Mr. Conley died Sunday, Oct. 31, 1999, in Tulsa. He was born Dec. 24, 1949, in Charlottesville, and was the son of the late Welford and Lula Mae Conley. His wife was the late Nancy Kite Conley. He is survived by a daughter, Jennifer Conley, Harrisonburg; two brothers, Charles W. Conley, Stanardsville, and William Gilbert Conley, Luray; eight sisters, Virginia Morris, Stanardsville, and Wanda Shifflett, Diane Taylor, Leanna Lam, Ruby Lam, Patsy Hoover, Shirley Barton and Christine Meadows, all of Elkton. Note: Thomas was born 24 Dec 1946 not 1949

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TOMMY LEE CONLEY
Tommy Lee Conley, 46, of Westminister, died Saturday, July 21, 2001, at his home, after an extended illness. Born July 29, 1954, in Baltimore, he was the son of Helen Shifflett Bracken of Westminister and the late Kemper Conley. He was a husband of Diane Conley. He was a retired glazier and a member of Zion United Methodist Church. Surviving, in addition to his wife and mother, a son, Travis Tommy Conley of Westminister; sisters Doris Seiler and H. Joie DeBold both of Westminister; brothers Bruce and James Conley, both of Westminister, and Richard Conley of Eldersburg; seven nieces and eight nephews. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Zion United Methodist Church, 2716 Old Washington Rd, Westminister, with the Rev. Roger Strait officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday at Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, chapel entrance, 412 Washington Rd, Westminister.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Jun. 13, 1966
VICTORIA MORRIS CONLEY
GEER - Mrs. Victoria Morris Conley, 78, widow of Charlie Conley, of Geer, died Saturday at a Harrisonburg hospital. She was born in Rockingham County, a daughter of the late Gaines and Victoria Morris. Surviving are six sons, Elijah Conley, Welford Conley and Luther Conley, all of Geer, Raymond Conley of Stanardsville, Lillard Conley of Leesburg and Robert Conley of White Hall; six daughters, Mrs. Cora Collier of Free Union, Mrs. Minnie Thacker and Mrs. Viola Shifflett of Charlottesville, Mrs. Luara Shifflett of Geer, Mrs. Ruby Shifflett of Orange and Mrs. Luna Breeden of Stanardsville; four brothers, John Morris and Jessie Morris of Geer, William Morris of White Hall and Manuel Morris of Barboursville; one half-brother, Linard Morris of Swift Run; two sisters, Mrs. Lillie Roach of Stanardsville and Mrs. Lydia Collier of Scottsville; two half-sisters, Mrs. Dellia Lawson and Mrs. Ella Monger of Swift Run; 58 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Eheart Pentecostal Church, with burial in Holly Memorial Gardens. Ryan Funeral Home at Stanardsville is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Jun. 25, 2005
VIOLA OLA CONLEY SHIFFLETT
Viola "Ola" Conley Shifflett, 83, of Charlottesville, died Friday, June 24, 2005, in a local hospital. Born Aug. 23, 1921 in Rockingham County, Va., she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Victoria Morris Conley and was the wife of the late Jessie James Shifflett. She was also preceded in death by six brothers; four sisters; and a son-in-law, Charles Johnson. She is survived by her children, Elnora Kidd and her husband, Wilber, Charles Shifflett and his wife, Margaret, May Taylor and her husband, Doug, Peggy Johnson, and Melissa Mahon and her husband, Brian; two sisters, Minnie Thacker and Ruby Shifflett; nine grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and special niece, Brenda Pleasants. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26, 2005, at the Teague Chapel. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Teague Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of the Piedmont, 2200 Old Ivy Road, Suite 2, Charlottesville, VA 22903 or to Owensville Pentecostal Church, c/o Wilber Kidd, 3636 Earlysville Road, Earlysville, VA 22936. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mar. 5, 2001
VIRGIE MORRIS CONLEY
Virgie Morris Conley, 76, of Stanardsville, died Saturday, March 3, 2001, at her home. She was born Dec. 24, 1924, in Greene County, a daughter of the late App and Addie Geer Morris. Her husband was the late Luther Conley. She also was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Ann Hoiland; two sisters, Lizzie Shifflett and Minnie Shifflett; two brothers, Nelson Morris and Edward Morris; and a grandson, Keith Woodward. She is survived by two daughters, Nettie Mae Montgomery and her husband, Al, of Ruckersville and Gertie Williams of Stanardsville; two sisters, Lethia Mae Conley and Violet Woodward and her husband, Bill, of Stanardsville; two brothers, Lyman Morris and his wife, Hazel, of Quinque and Roy Morris of Stanardsville; and 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. Pastor James Woods and Robert Jones will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Note: There is some confusion here because Nettie Mae Montgomery and Gertie Williams are listed as Virgie's daughters, however in her sister Lizzie's obit they are listed as sisters, and also Lethia and Violet are listed as sisters but I think they are actually her daughters.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Feb. 2, 1957
WILLIAM CONLEY
STANARDSVILLE – William Conley, 78, of Stanardsville, died last night at the University Hospital. Surviving are his wife, Selena Conley; six sons Floyd Conley of Dumfield, Alex and Howard Conley of Stanardsville, William Conley, Jr. of Timberville and Johnnie and Jernie Conley of Maryland and a daughter Mrs. Lutie Conley of Stanardsville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow from Pentecostal Church at Lydia, conducted by the rev. Bennie Lamb. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 12, 1980
WILLIAM A. CONLEY
William A. Conley, Jr., 70, of 1017 E. Market St., died Monday in a local hospital. Born in Greene County on June 5, 1910, he was the son of the late William A. and Clemie Morris Conley. He was a retired employee of Sperry. Surviving are a son, Marvin (Snooks) Conley of Charlottesville; a daughter, Mrs. Maxine Christian of Dundalk, Md; five grandchildren and a great grandchild. Graveside funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday in Riverview Cemetery. The Rev. Ralph Carter will officiate. Joseph W. Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Oct 5, 1989
WILLIAM FLOYD CONLEY
A funeral for William Floyd Conley, 59, of Elkton will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Kyger Funeral Home in Shenandoah. The service will be conducted by the Rev. Donald Leatherman and burial will be in Elk Run Cemetery at Elkton. It will be a full military funeral with full honors.
Mr. Conley died Tuesday at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He was born Nov. 14, 1929, in Greene County and was a son of Charlie and Eleanor Morris Conley. He retired from the military after 21 years. On Aug. 2, 1954, he married the former Reba Lam, who survives. In addition to his parents and wife, he is survived by two sons, Gary Conley of Shenandoah and Bruce Conley at home; two daughters, Billie Jo Dearing of Elkton and Amy Conley at home; four brothers, Oliver Conley of Madison, Lester Conley of Ruckersville, Harold and Steve Conley, both of Stanardsville; three sisters, Lorraine Hensley of McGaheysville, Redie Bortle of Baltimore and Letha Roach of Stanardsville; and three grandchildren. April Marie Mehalick, Gary Wayne Conley Jr. and Julie Lynn Dearing. The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Robert Hensley, Gene Conley, Melvin Conley, Harold Conley Jr. and Clee Conley.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jul. 10, 2001
WILLIAM GILBERT CONLEY
William Gilbert Conley, "Little Bear," 59, of Luray, passed away Sunday, July 8, 2001, at his home. He was born Dec. 6, 1941, a son of the late Welford and Lula Conley. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Faye Conley of Luray; a son, William G. Conley Jr. of Luray; and a daughter, Carol Sue Weaver and her husband, J.R. of Stanley; and seven sisters, Shirley Barton, Lenna Lamb, Ruby Lamb, Wanda Shifflett, Diane Taylor, Patsy Hoover and Christine Meadows, all of Elkton. Mr. Conley was a chief at Shenandoah National Park. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with the Rev. Jonas Lam officiating. Interment will follow in the Lydia Pentecostal Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at the funeral home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Sep. 11, 2007
WILLIAM H. CONLEY JR.
William H. Conley Jr., 66, of Stanardsville passed away Sunday, September 9, 2007. He was born on September 23, 1940, in Greene County. He was the son of the late William H. Conley Sr. and Dorothy Donivan Conley. He is survived by one sister, Thelma Hughes and her husband, Thomas, of Crimora; two brothers, Cecil Conley and his wife, Nancy, of Stanardsville and Ricky Williams of Crimora; two nephews, Greg Hughes and Preston Williams, both of Crimora; two great-nieces, Heidi Kozuch and Brandi Shifflett, both of Stanardsville; and many other family members and friends. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Tuesday, September 11, 2007, at the Ryan Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 12, 2007 at the Lydia Pentecostal Cemetery. Ryan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
WILLIAM HENRY CONLEY
William “Wild Bill” Henry Conley, 5, of Charlottesville, died Friday, March 27, 1998, in a local hospital. Born Feb. 7, 1993, in Charlottesville, he was the son of Ernest Randolph Conley and Carol Jones Conley of Charlottesville. Wild Bill was a preschool student at Woodbrook School, and he loved to work at his computer and watch cartoons. He was a special child who touched many people’s lives, made everyone smile and taught his parents nearly as much as they taught him. In addition to his parents, he is survived by three sisters, Katherine, Julia Jean and Sarah Jane; two brothers, Steven Smith and Randolph Scott Conley, all of Charlottesville; two uncles, Robert Wayne Conley and Walter Royall Jones III, both of Charlottesville; two aunts, Christine Jones of Charlottesville and Linda Bothe of Ft. Collins, Colo.; and a favorite cousin Donna Conley. Also surviving are his paternal grandparents, Ernest Conley of Charlottesville and Mary Frances Conley, also of Charlottesville; maternal grandparents, the Rev. Walter Royall Jones Jr. and his wife, Eliza, of Ft. Collins, Colo.; his paternal great-grandmother, Mary Collier Haney of Charlottesville. The family would like to offer a special thanks to all the nurses in Pediatric Specialities Clinic and the PBMT Unit, and to Dr. Pedro De Alarcon, Dr. Peter Waldron and Dr. Kimberly Dunsmore. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Holly Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Walter Royall Jones officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Hill and Wood Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to the Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Division at the University of Virginia Medical Center. Hill and Wood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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