SHARON -- Mr. Gene Conner, 56, of 4345 W. McConnells Highway, died May 30, 2008, at his residence.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 1, 2008, at Sisk-Butler Funeral Home Chapel, Bessemer City, with the Rev. Larry Nunn officiating. Interment will follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens in York.
He was born April 12, 1952, in Gaston County, to the late Coy and Annie Mae Walker Conner.
Gene owned and operated the Carolina Game Farm.
He is survived by his wife, Jamie Williams Conner; son, Jessie Gene Conner of Bishopville; stepson, Kenneth Lyles of Charlotte, N.C.; stepdaughter, Rhonda Dillard of Concord, N.C.; brothers, Troy Conner of Kings Mountain, James and Joey Conner, both of Gastonia, N.C.; sisters, Cora Ann Vinson and Shirley Adkins, both of Gastonia; and two grandchildren, Lisa and Mark Conner.
He was preceded in death by a son, Jody Lamar Conner; and a brother, Carl Conner.
Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m., Saturday, May 31, 2008, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Community Care, P.O. Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.
To offer condolences, please visit www.siskbutler.com.
Sisk-Butler Funeral Home, Bessemer City is assisting the Conner family.