Pattie J. Conley, age 79 years, a resident of New Burnside, Illinois, passed away Sunday evening, February 26, 2017, at 9:56 PM at the home of her daughter and granddaughter in Marion.
Pattie was born January 26, 1938 in Marion, Illinois. She was the youngest child of Bill and Ida Luella Mae (Smothers) Hornick.
On July 4, 1974, Pattie was united in marriage to Kenneth Earl Conley in Murphysboro, Illinois. He preceded her in death on March 13, 2005.
Survivors include: her children – Donna Gail Hall of New Burnside, Wendell L. Hill of Ozark, Rhonda Sue Hill of Marion, Joann P. Rogers of Harrisburg, David W. Hill of Wilmington, Ohio, Stacey L. Conley of New Burnside, and Travis E. Conley of New Burnside; 20 grandchildren; 47 great grandchildren; a sister – Geraldine Bloomquist of Florida; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many dear friends.
In addition to her husband, Pattie was preceded in death by: her parents Bill Hornick and Ida Luella Mae Brown; 2 brothers – Charles Hornick and Jimmy Hornick and 4 sisters – Freida Henderson, Ruth Hornick, Shirley Willis and Dutch Hornick.
Pattie was a homemaker and housekeeper. She loved to attend church and worshipped at the New Burnside General Baptist Church. Pattie cherish time spent with her beloved family.
A service honoring the life of Pattie Conley will be conducted Friday afternoon, March 3, 2017, at 1 PM at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna. Pastor Les
Buie will officiate. Burial will be in the Drake Cemetery near New Burnside.
Visitation will be conducted Thursday evening, March 2, 2017, from 6 PM – 8 PM at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna.
Donations are suggested to assist the family with expenses and may be left in the care of Bailey Funeral Home.