Elzy E. Conlee Dies Friday; Funeral Monday
Elzy E. Conlee, 20 Labor Drive, a retired farmer, died late Friday morning at the Meline Nursing Center. He was 73 years old.
He was born in Morgan County April 16, 1901, a son of Willis and Josephine Chapman Conlee.
He was married to Gertrude Wallbaum at Alexander June 2, 1927. She survives, along with three sisters, Mrs. Laura Sample of Beardstown, Mrs. Carrie Conlee of Jacksonville and Mrs. Annabelle Crump of Hudson and several nieces and nephews.
A brother, Albert Conlee; and a sister, Mrs. Bert Foster; preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Cody and Son Memorial Home with the Rev. Harold Hendrick officiating. Burial will be in Sulphur Springs cemetery, east of Jacksonville.
The family will meet friends 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the memorial home.