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Edward Aldine Conner

August 8, 1936 — August 14, 2019

Edward Aldine Conner

Edward Aldine Conner of Scottsburg, VA passed away August 14, 2019.  He was born in Halifax County on August 8, 1936 and was 83 years of age. He was the son of the late Arthur Conner and the late Sallie Wilbourne Conner. He was married to the late Lettie Short Conner.


He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.  


Edward Aldine Conner is survived by:

Two Sons

Edward Carson Conner and wife Rebecca of Millersville, MD

Michael Blake Conner and wife Jellpa of South Boston

One Daughter

Susan Wray Conner of Scottsburg

Three Grandchildren

Nick Conner, Dale Conner and Karen Conner Clay

Three Great Grandchildren

Brian Seat, Tyler Clay and Brayden Clay

One Brother

Willis Conner and wife Betty of Scottsburg

Host of nieces and nephews


Valerie Conner

Devoted Friend

Bernice Inez Conner of South Boston

Special thanks to Lois King for her love and support


***Preceded in death by***

One Son

Robin Arthur Conner


James T. Conner, Carl Conner, Dorothy Rickman, Mildred Chandler, Cora Lee Waller and Joe Conner


A graveside service will be held Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Dr. Tony Brooks officiating.


The family will receive friends Friday, August 16, 2019 from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home and other times at his home, 5041 James D. Hagood Hwy, Scottsburg, VA.


For memorials please consider St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Past Services


Friday, August 16, 2019

7:00 - 8:30 pm (Eastern time)

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Graveside Service

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery

4198 Bethel Rd, Scottsburg, VA 24589

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