Born May 2, 1946, in Martin, he was the son of the late John B. and Dakota Crum Conn. He was a contract laborer.
He is survived by his companion, Ruth Jacobs.
Other survivors include two step-sons: Timothy Lee Jacobs and Ralph Jacobs, both of Prestonsburg; a step-daughter, Holly Kay Powers of Prestonsburg; a brother, Dennis Conn of Martin; three sisters: Maxine Lafferty and Rethel Conn, both of Martin, and Talma Beasley of Taylorsville; and three step-grandchildren: Tenisha Powers, Kisha Powers, and Timra Jacobs.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers: Vennis Conn, Denver Conn, Lenvil Conn and Zeb Conn; and four sisters: Minnie Conn, Kathleen Crum, Iveleen Conn, and Nana Conn.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 28, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Bobby Dean (Bud) Crum officiating.
Burial will be in the John B. Conn Family Cemetery, at Arkansas, in Martin.
Visitation is at the funeral home.