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James Claude Conley

September 23, 1941 April 22, 2019
James Claude Conley
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Obituary for James Claude Conley

James Claude Conley, 77, of Sharpsburg, Georgia passed away on April 22, 2019 at Emory Hospital in Atlanta.

James was born in Atlanta to Carl and Carolyn Conley, on September 23, 1941. He graduated from Russell High School in 1959. He married Margaret Purcell on July 27, 1963, in Atlanta at Perkerson Baptist Church. He attended West Georgia College for two years and graduated from the University of Georgia in 1963. James began his teaching career at North Clayton Junior High. He later taught at Westwood High School which became Westlake High School and retired in 1994 after 30 years of teaching and coaching. In retirement, he worked a variety of part-time jobs including Armada Vans and American Van Rental companies.

James is preceded in death by his mother, Carolyn, and his father Carl. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; his four children; John Conley, Melinda (Mark) Justice, Stephen Shannon) Conley, Elisabeth (Tyler) Smith; brother, Brad Conley; and six grandchildren, Garrett and Megan Justice, Esther, Jonas, and Isaac Conley, and Emersyn Smith.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Faith Bible Church in Sharpsburg, with burial immediately following at College Park Cemetery. The family will receive visitors Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City.

Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to Faith Bible Church Mission Fund.

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6:00 PM 4/23/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 4/23/2019 8:00:00 PM
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home - Peachtree City

200 Robinson Road
Peachtree City, GA 30269

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home - Peachtree City
200 Robinson Road Peachtree City 30269 GA
United States

Funeral Service




11:00 AM 4/24/2019 11:00:00 AM
Faith Bible Church

4907 Highway 34
Sharpsburg, GA 30277

Faith Bible Church
4907 Highway 34 Sharpsburg 30277 GA
United States

Cemetery Details


College Park Cemetery Final Resting Place

3600 Adams Street
College Park, GA 30337

3600 Adams Street College Park 30337 GA
United States

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