Oct. 4, 1936 – March 22, 2020
Bertha T. Conerly, 83, of Sandy Hook, died March 22, 2020, at her residence. Mrs. Conerly was born Oct. 4, 1936, in Walthall County to Edward Youngblood and Eva Bickham.
A funeral service was March 27, 2020, at Craft-Ginn Funeral Chapel, interment in the Dexter Mt. Olive church cemetery in Dexter.
She attended school at Mount Olive School in Tylertown. In 1950, Bertha met and married Clifton “Sony Boy” Conerly, and to this union five children were born. She was a member of Dexter Mount Olive MB Church, where she served on the usher board and remained faithful until her health failed. In her past time, she enjoyed fishing, playing cards, listening to Lee Williams, family time and the company of people anytime they come around.
She is preceded in death by her parents , husband, sister Frankie Youngblood, brother Jewel Youngblood and daughter in law Clare Conerly.
Survivors are five children; Sonny Conerly, Brenda Lee, Clinton (April) Conerly, Chris Conerly, and her oldest grandson she raised Quenton Conerly; five sisters: Sophia Nogess, Earnestine (Ronnie) Peters, Helen (Jerry) Mcleod, Augustine (Ray) Robinson, and Jesse (Emma) Robinson; brother Jeffrey (Ida Mae) Youngblood.
Craft-Ginn Funeral Chapel was in charge of the arrangements. Share condolences www.craftfuneralhome.org