Carolyn Conover, 74, of Stanberry, Mo., died Monday, July 14, 2014, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph, Mo. She was born Nov. 22, 1939, in Gentry County, Mo., to Albert D. and Irene (Evans) Ellis.
She married Marvin Conover on April 4, 1958, at the Maple Grove Church in Ford City, Mo. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Stanberry.
She was preceded in death by her husband on April 10, 2013; a brother, Earl Ellis; and a grandson, Mathew Conover.
Survivors include her children, Nancy (Mike) Gibson of Atlantic, Iowa, Janette (Wade) Smith of Ridgecrest, Calif., Kathy McGee of Fort Worth, Texas, David (LaLoni) Conover and Dan (Betsy) Conover, both of Stanberry, Mo., Tim (Glenda) Conover of Maryville, Mo., Joni (Russ) Haddock of Frederick, Colo., and Jody (Tosha) Conover of Stanberry; two sisters, Nancy (Everett) Henderson of Zenia, Ohio, and Peggy (Vondale) Smith of Stanberry; three brothers, Max (Judy) Ellis of Stanberry, Jerry (Glenda) Ellis, of Bethany, Mo., and Stephen (Phyllis) Ellis of King City, Mo.; 32 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Saturday, July 19, at First Baptist Church of Stanberry under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home of Stanberry. Burial was at the Hall Cemetery in Stanberry.
Memorials may be made to the Grand Oaks Baptist Assembly and/or Stanberry WMU in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 153, Stanberry, MO 64489.
Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfuneralhome.com.