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James A. "Jimmy" Conn

July 18, 1960 ~ January 12, 2024 (age 63) 63 Years Old

James Conn Obituary


James A. “Jimmy” Conn, 63, of Olive Hill, KY entered into rest Friday Morning, January 12, 2024, at his residence. He was born July 18, 1960, in Columbus, OH a son of the late Claude and Lola Mae Adkins Conn.

Jimmy retired from the Nolan Company where he served 30 years as a Lineman. He was of the Freewill Baptist Faith and attended Bowen Chapel Church. Jimmy loved music and picking Guitar, he was especially fond of Cowboy Boots from an early age. He enjoyed spending time with his Grandchildren and Family and watching UK Basketball. As a young man he was quite the adventurer, notably riding a new 10 speed bicycle from Morehead back to Olive Hill.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife Melissa Kiser Conn in 1979, four sisters and 3 brothers-in-law. Olive and Arvil Tackett, Gloria Jean and Everett Oney, Doris Joann and Mac Wilburn and Bessie Colley; two brothers and one sister-in-law, Roy Conn and Ronnie and Joyce Conn.

He is survived by three sons, Jamie Conn, Greg Conn, and Willie Conn; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Karen Sue and Sonny Tackett, Jack Colley,  Demita Jo Wilburn and Regina Roxanne Haney; one sister-in-law Elizabeth Conn; one step daughter, Amy Carver; nine grandchildren, Haley Suarez, Austin Conn, Coby Conn, Jadon Conn, Emma Conn, Miles Conn, Alana Conn, Iziah Conn and Bricen Conn; four great grandchildren; one great nephew, Ryder Bromwell. In addition to these is survived by a host of relatives and friends that will cherish his memory.

Funeral Services will be conducted 1:00 PM Tuesday January 16, 2024, at the Duvall & Moore Funeral Home. Burial will Follow in the Garvin Ridge Cemetery

Family and Friends will serve as pallbearers.

Honorary pallbearers will be his Great-Grandson Beckham Lucas and Great Nephew Ryder Bromwell.

Visitation will be 6-9 PM Monday January 15, 2024, at the Duvall and Moore Funeral Home, 149 Whitt Street, Olive Hill, KY 41164.

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January 15, 2024

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Duvall & Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Service
149 Whitt Street- P.O. Box 526
Olive Hill, KY 41164

Funeral Service
January 16, 2024

1:00 PM
Duvall & Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Service
149 Whitt Street- P.O. Box 526
Olive Hill, KY 41164

January 16, 2024

Garvin Ridge Cemetery

Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164


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