Franklin Paul Conner, Sr
Franklin Paul Conner, Sr., 69, of Fairmont, formerly of Shinnston, passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2022, at Fairmont Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on January 31, 1953, in Clarksburg; a son of the late Samuel Nelson and Wanda Mae (Cecil) Conner. Franklin was an iron worker and welder by trade. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Franklin favorite football teams was the Raiders and Steelers. Franklin is survived by his wife, Ruth Conner of Fairmont; his sons, Franklin Paul Conner, Jr. and his companion, Heidi Knoll of Fairmont, and James Conner and his wife, Ella of Core; his three grandsons, Mason, Joshua and Lincoln Conner; his granddaughter, McKinley Grace; his brother, Sam Conner and his wife, Gloria of Virginia; and his brother-in-law, Elmer Richards of Shinnston. In addition to his parents, Franklin was preceded in death by his stepfather, James Stuttler; his sister Gloria Jean Richards; several nieces and nephews. Franklin will be cremated and there will be no visitation or services. Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with the arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family online at www.carpenterandford.com.
Published on June 27, 2022