Sallie Morris Conner of South Boston passed away March 9, 2020.

She was born in Halifax County on Nov. 30, 1924 and was 95 years of age. She was the daughter of the late James Thomas Morris and the late Nannie Parker Nelson Morris. She was married to the late William W. Conner.

Sallie was a member of Revelation Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughters, Jane C. Shephard, (Bobby) of Alton and Marie C. Trimble of South Boston; four grandchildren, Sam Lowery, Shawn Trimble, Misty Guyader and Staycee Price; eight great-grandchildren; her siblings, Myrtle Glass of South Boston and Riley Morris of South Boston.

Her siblings, Elizabeth Clark, Nell Brown, Page Morris and Willie Morris, also preceded her in death.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, March 12, 2020, at 1 p.m. at Black Walnut Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. Don Bryant officiating.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.