Funeral services for Mrs. Cecelia Schmidt Conn, 102, of
Hilham, Tennessee, will be held at 4 P.M. on Monday, June 9,
2014, at the New Hope Community Church in Jackson County,
TN. Burial will follow in the New Hope Cemetery in the New Hope
community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends at the church on Monday from 2
P.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Friday, June 6, 2014, at Mabry Health
Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
She was born December 5, 1911, in Morristown, NJ, to the
late William Schmidt and Louise Hermine Johanne Dieckman
Schmidt. She was married to the late Richard Conn, who
passed away in 1967. She was a homemaker, waitress, and
domestic worker. She was of the Methodist faith.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 1 Son: Donald R. Conn; 2 Daughters: Carolyn Conn
and Bernice "Bonnie" Simpson; 1 Granddaughter: Cheryl
Simpson; 5 Brothers; and 2 Sisters.
Survivors include 1 Son and Daughter-in-Law: Robert W.
and Deborah J. Conn of Hilham, TN; 1 Son-in-Law: Geoff
Simpson of FL; 1 Daughter-in-Law: Ann Marie Conn of
Greeneville, TN; 1 Sister: Gretchen Falco of NJ; 8
Grandchildren; several Great Grandchildren; Special Niece:
Dottie Taylor of Lavallette, NJ; and Special Friend: Kitty
Coughland of Boonton, NJ. Several nieces, nephews, other
relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Phillip Morgan will officiate at the services.
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