Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


September 23, 2013

JoAnn Fultz Kennard Conley


9/23/13 — JoAnn Fultz Kennard Conley

1936 – 2013


Gloria “JoAnn” Fultz Kennard Conley, 77, of Soldier, was born May 25, 1936, in Soldier and passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at St. Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Ivan Conley on Sept. 15, 1999; her son, Robert Frank Kennard on Dec. 14, 2011; her mother, Opal Fultz; her brother, Hubert Fultz; and daughter-in-law, Andrea R. Kennard.

JoAnn is survived by three sons, David L. Kennard of Elsmere, Neal Conley and his wife Patty, along with their daughter, Hannah Nicole, (her granddaughter) of Morehead and Michael Conley of Olive Hill; one daughter, Jenny Moore of Clearfield; one niece; and three nephews. 

JoAnn retired from the Soldier Post Office, where she served as postmaster and assistant postmaster. Also, for many years, she was an insurance agent for New York Life. As an active participant in the community, JoAnn was a member of the Soldier Homemakers, co-founded Soldier-to Soldier, which sent care packages to military troops, delivered Meals-on-Wheels and served as administrator of the Clark Cemetery.

A Celebration of Life Memoriam will be at the Hampton Inn in Morehead from 2 until 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, for family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to STAR (Saving the Animals of Rowan), P.O. Box 454, Morehead, KY 40351 or to the American Cancer Society.

Arrangements are under the direction of Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals in Morehead.

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