Skip to content

L. B. Conover

L. B. Conover, 94, of Russell Springs, died Sunday, July 22, 2018, at his home. He was born February 22, 1924, in Adair County to the late Ruford Elmer & Rosa Belle Atchley Conover.

He was a Veteran of US Army, a member of Bethlehem Separate Baptist Church and retired from Oakwood Training Center in Somerset.

In addition to his parents, L.B. was preceded in death by one sister, Ruby Grider and a brother, Francis Conover.

Survivors include his wife, Ann Cravens Conover of Russell Springs; five children, Barbara Beard of Glasgow, Bruce (Elaine) Conover of Russell Springs, Brad (Melinda) Conover of Somerset, Beryl McClure of Russell Springs, and Blaine Conover of St.Louis.

Mr. Conover also has nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for L. B. Conover will be today, Thursday, July 26, 2018,1 PM at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Coffey officiating.

Visitation starts at 10 a.m. today.

Interment in the Conover Cemetery will follow with full military honors by the Russell County Honor Guard.

Pallbearers are Jordan Conover, Matt McClure, Cory Beard,  Zachery Cramer, J. B. Bernard, and Jack McQueary.

Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs is in charge of the arrangements.