December 27, 1996
VARINA R. CONNER
YORKTOWN – Varina Rhodes Conner, 74, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 1996. A native of Cartersville, Va., she had been a York County resident since 1945. She was a Madison University graduate and a former York County school teacher. She was a member of Grace Episcopal Church, Yorktown, a former organist of the church and a member of Canterbury Circle. From 1982-85 she was in charge oF dispensing funds to needy people through the church.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, David William Conner; one son, Glenn Conner; one sister, Dorothy Rhodes Putney of Cumberland, Va.; one brother, Richard W. Rhodes of Mechanicsville, Va.; and one grandson, Michael Conner.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, in Grace Episcopal Church with the Rev. Carleton Bakkum. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Grace Episcopal Church Memorial Fund, 111 Church St., Yorktown, Va. 23692.
Amory Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.