Hermon Ray Conover, 71, of Columbia died Sunday, April 7, 2019 at the Taylor Regional Hospital.
Born in Adair County, he was the son of the late Bennie and Bertha Bryant Conover. Mr. Conover was retired from Superior Battery Mfg. Company.
His survivors include his wife, Betty Cox Conover of Columbia; one son, Chris Conover of Columbia; four grandchildren, Caitlyn (Alberto) Zapata, Chelsei Conover, Kallie Conover and Jason Conover; one great grandchild, Natalie Zapata; five sisters, Evalena England of Louisville, Donetta Campbell of Columbia, Sue Hoover of Columbia, Miladean Cox of Edinburgh, Ind. and Ann Collins of Columbia; and several nieces, nephews and friends.
The funeral service were at 11:00am on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Free Union Cemetery. Visitation was on Tuesday from 4:00-8:00pm at the funeral home and continued on Wednesday morning until time for the service. Bro. Danny Roy and Bro. Robbie Stapp officiated.