Marell Wilson Conway1

M, #9870, b. 28 May 1919, d. 31 August 2011
     Marell Wilson Conway was born on 28 May 1919 at Henderson, Rusk County, Texas.1 He was the son of John Thomas Conway and Ola Gertrude Armstrong.1 He was graduated circa 1936 from Silsbee High School, Silsbee, Hardin County, Texas.1 He married L. Iris Richardson on 23 December 1939 at Woodrow, Lubbock County, Texas.1 He was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Army and helped establish the K-9 Corp at Fort Robinson, Dawes County, Nebraska.1 He retired in 1981, after many years of service, from American Bridge and Steel, Orange, Orange County, Texas.1 From 1939, until being displaced by Hurricane Rita in September 2005, Marell W. Conway and Iris Conway lived in the Little Cypress Community, Orange County, Texas.1 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Iris Conway, on 14 December 2010.1 He was also a farmer and rancher for many years at Little Cypress Community, Orange County, Texas.1 He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Orange, Orange County, Texas.1 He died on 31 August 2011 at Coleman County Medical Center, 310 South Pecos Street, Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, at age 92 years, 3 months and 3 days.1 He was buried on 9 September 2011 at Parish Cemetery, Parish Cemetery Road, Orange, Orange County, Texas.1

Child of Marell Wilson Conway and L. Iris Richardson

  • Linda Conway1


  1. [S1130] Dorman Funeral Home, Obituary, Marell W. Conway, (05 Sep 2011).