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Harry Lloyd (Buck) Confer, 81 Glasgow, KY (1934-2015)

He was a commercial painter and a member and Trustee of Cornerstone Church of Edmonton, KY, and a veteran of the Air Force. He was a native of Clarion, PA. His loving wife, Sue Thrasher Confer, survives. He leaves 51 direct living descendants.
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Harry Lloyd (Buck) Confer, age 81, of Glasgow, KY, formally of Marietta, GA, departed this earth on March 6, 2015, at NHC Healthcare, in Glasgow, KY. Funeral services will be Monday, March 9, 2015 at 1pmCT, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, with Bro Mark Parks officiating. Burial will follow in the Skaggs Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, March 8, 2015, from 1pmCT until 8pmCT, and continue after 7amCT, Monday until time of services.

Harry Lloyd (Buck) Confer, 81 Glasgow, KY (1934-2015)

He was born January 22, 1934 in Clarion, Clarion County, PA. He was a son of the late James and Elva (Blair) Confer, and the loving husband of Sue (Thrasher) Confer, who survives. He died Friday, March 6, 2015, in Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 81 years, one month, and 12 days.

He was a commercial painter and a member and Trustee of Cornerstone Church of Edmonton, KY, and a veteran of the Air Force.

Besides his loving wife, he is survived by the following:
  • Five daughters: Brittany (Timothy) Ennis, Edmonton, KY; Lea (Tim) Glass, Corbin, KY; Michelle (Jeff) Compton, Edmonton, KY; and Carol (Louis) Confer, and Rose Confer, Marietta, GA

  • Four sons: Bill (Cherry) Confer, Douglasville, GA; Troy (Janiece) Confer, Woodstock, GA; Mark (Tara) Polson, Monroe, GA; and Andy (Kathy) Holcomb, Glasgow, KY

  • Two brothers: Dean (Betty) Confer and George (Dorla) Confer, Clarion, PA

  • Two sisters: Faye (Jim) Begley, and Helen Custer, Clarion, PA
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  • Twelve grandsons

  • Thirteen granddaughters

  • Fifteen great granddaughters

  • Two great grandsons

  • Several nieces and nephews
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, James Confer and two sisters, Alice Kiser and Inez Reedy.

Memorials may be made to the Summer Shade Fire Department or the DAV of Glasgow.

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summera Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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