Wayne Preston Conner of Scottsburg passed away Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020. He was born in Halifax County on Feb. 13, 1941 and was 79 years of age. He was the son of the late Everett F. Conner and the late Ellie Saunders Conner.

He was a member of Hunting Creek Baptist Church. Wayne was a veteran of the United States Air Force and was a retired truck driver.

Wayne Preston Conner is survived by four brothers, Neville Conner (Hazel) of Nathalie, Virgil Conner (Bonnie) of South Boston, Ronnie Conner (Linda) of Nathalie and Michael Conner of Nathalie; and a host of extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his son, Bobby Conner.

A graveside service will be held Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors and with the Rev. Aubrey Heath officiating.

For memorials, consider Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

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