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Flora Mae Conaway

Friday, August 22, 2003

Flora Mae Conaway, daughter of the late Joe J. Wells and Sarah Elizabeth Grimes Wells, was born on July 29, 1907, at Clifton, Tenn., and died in the Cypress Point Healthcare at Dexter on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2003, at the age of 96. Mrs. Conaway was a member of the Apostolic Pentecostal Church in Dexter, a homemaker and resident of Dexter. She was united in marriage to John Wess Conaway on Sept. 29, 1923, at Tiptonville, Tenn. Mr. Conaway preceded her in death on Aug. 22, 1965. Survivors include one son, Curtis E. Conaway of Poplar Bluff; one daughter, Bessie Lee Moran of Dexter; nine grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 22 great-great-grandchildren; and one great-great-great-grandchild. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2003, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2003, in the Apostolic Pentecostal Church in Dexter with Rev. Jimmy Kirby officiating. Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.