Sammie Ruth Conner passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017 in Arlington. She was born in Chillicothe, Texas on December 23, 1930 the daughter of Grammer and Ruth (Bell) Martin. She married Wilmer Conner in Clovis, New Mexico on March 18, 1951. He preceded her in death in 1993. Ms. Conner was a member of First Baptist Church of Terrell.
Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Rita McAlister (Jimmy) and Rhonda Milam; grandchildren, Joseph Watts, David Watts, Jeffrey Sellars, Amanda Block, Sandra Dolan, and Samantha Gipson; great-grandchildren, Benjamin Watts, Jackson Watts, Emma Watts, Madison Skelton, Rachel Skelton, Brooklyn Dolan, Holden Conner, Jolyn Gipson, and Noah Sellars; great-great grandchild, Landon Watts.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Rodney Watts; one grandson, Mike Watts; one great-granddaughter, Sadie Milam; and her only sister, Jimmie Humphries.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Quinlan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Watts officiating. Burial will follow at IOOF Quinlan Cemetery with Joseph Watts, David Watts, Jeffrey Sellars, Benjamin Watts, Jackson Watts, Holden Conner, and Noah Sellars serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.