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William M (Billy) Conover, Adair County, KY (1929-2018)

He was a member of Columbia United Methodist Church and retired from KY Department of Transportation and Columbia Medical Equipment. He was patriarch of a highy regarded family. He was the son of the late Tommie And Gladys Cole Conover. He leaves six direct and two step- living descendants.
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William M. "Billy" Conover, 88, of Columbia, KY, died Friday, April 13, 2018 at 9:15pmET, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY.

Funeral service will be Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 1pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsvile Street, with Dr. John Hatton officiating. Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Visitation after 10amCT, Tuesday, at the funeral home.

William M (Billy) Conover, Adair County, KY (1929-2018)

He was born October 22, 1929, in Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Tommie and Gladys Cole Conover. He died Friday, April 13, 2018, in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, KY, at the age of 88 years, five months, and 22 days.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother; John Edwin Conover.

Billy was a member of Columbia United Methodist Church and retired from KY Department of Transportation and Columbia Medical Equipment.

Survivors include:
  • Two daughters: Kaneice Frost and husband Barry; and Darlene Conover and fiance Steve Cowles all of Columbia, KY

  • Two grandchildren: David Breeding and Whitney Frost

  • Two step-grandchildren: Josh and Allison Frost

  • Two great-grandchildren: Maddie and Sam Breeding

  • Several other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of William M. (Billy) Conover

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY is in charge of arrangements

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William M (Billy) Conover, Adair County, KY (1929-2018)

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