George William Conn, 78, of Arab died Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021, at his residence.
Mr. Conn was born Nov. 26, 1942, in Marshall County to Tom and Lelia Richardson Conn. He was married to the former Mary Sue Mann for 39 years.
He worked for Guntersville Water Department for over 20 years and had operated B&C Backhoe and Construction for years.
He was a member of Henryville United Methodist Church and had attended New Canaan Missionary Baptist Church for many years.
He is survived by his wife: Mary Conn; sister: Betty Hamilton; son and daughter-in-law: Andy and Peggy Conn; stepsons and in-laws: Jimmy and Alethia Bradley, Jeff and Jeanie Bradley and Scott and Amy Bradley; five grandchildren and step grandchildren; 10 great- and step great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
He was preceded in death by brothers: Jimmy Conn and Ervin Conn; and sister: Martha Jo Told.
The funeral was at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, at Gober Funeral Chapel with Jerry Burgett and Greg Stone officiating. Burial was in Arab Memorial Cemetery with Gober Funeral Chapel directing.
Pallbearers were Jeff Bradley, Jim Bradley, Scott Bradley, Lanny Croley, Jeff Davis and Brian Narrell.
Honorary pallbearers were Andy Conn, Heath Mann, John Ray Mann and Kevin Morton.