Truly Conerly Jr.
April 20, 1925 – Feb. 11, 2021
Price Truly Conerly Jr. lived a very full 95 years. He died at his residence Feb. 11, 2021. He was an avid golfer, enjoyed swimming and walking, loved his church, his family and friends.
He served in World War II as a midshipman in the U.S. Navy. After leaving the Navy, he worked at Willis Hardware before running a local oil company. He moved on to work for several years at Universal Wear Parts and owned an accounting business until he retired at the age of 90.
He was a patriarch not only to his family, but also his church. He taught Sunday School at Tylertown United Methodist Church for over 40 years and served his church in many positions through his entire life.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Conerly; parents, Price Truly Conerly Sr. and Etha Conerly; daughter, Janet Conerly; granddaughter, Ashley Amanda Dyson and son-in-law, Calvin Dyson. He is survived by his daughter, Becky Dyson; granddaughter, Natalie Dyson Bement; great-granddaughters, Ashley Bement and Jessica Bement Cox.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Capps Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at www.hartmanhughesfuneralhome.com