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Sallie Morris Conner / March 12, 2020

Sallie Morris Conner, 95, of South Boston, died Monday, March 9. She was born in Halifax County on Nov. 30, 1924, daughter of the late James Thomas Morris and the late Nannie Parker Nelson Morris. She was married to the late William W. Conner and was a member of Revelation Baptist Church.

Ms. Conner is survived by her daughters, Jane C. Shephard (Bobby) of Alton, Marie C. Trimble of South Boston; four grandchildren, Sam Lowery, Shawn Trimble, Misty Guyader, Staycee Price and eight great-grandchildren; siblings Myrtle Glass of South Boston and Riley Morris of South Boston.

She was preceded in death by siblings Elizabeth Clark, Nell Brown, Page Morris and Willie Morris.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, March 12, at 1 p.m. at Black Walnut Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Don Bryant officiating.

Memorials may be directed to a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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