Patrick Michael Conner, 66, of Marion, passed away Friday morning, August 25, 2023 at Mission Hospital.
He was born in Rutherford County on July 6, 1957 to the late Clyde Freeman Conner and Nellie Brown Conner. He is also preceded in death by six siblings, Carroll Conner, Jack Conner, Ray Conner, Jewel Simmons, Lillie Mae Hodge, and Josephine Brown.
Pat loved trucks and worked as a truck driver for a number of years. He was an avid fisherman who enjoyed watching old Westerns and sharing jokes with his family and friends. His special canine companions, Chloe and Lilly, meant the world to him.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Kay Lowery Conner; five children, Stacy Sitterson (Robert), Shannon Shuford (Brandon), Crystal Biggs, Heather Thomas (Bobby), and Jeremy Conner; twelve grandchildren, Jennifer, Amber, Blake, Denzen, Elijah, Londen, Christian, Gavin, Maddux, Keiryn, Lincoln, and Harmony; one great grandchild, Everson; and three siblings, Jerry Conner, Karen Harris, and Peggy Davis (Jeff).
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, August 30, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service with Pastor Michael Allen Lawson and Pastor Dean Owenby officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to the Conner Family, 487 W Henderson Street, Marion, NC 28752.