Memphis, TN –
FLOYD O’CONNER, 90, passed into Heaven on Friday, October 2, 2015. He was born July 27, 1925 in Como, MS and was a member of Longview Heights Baptist Church in Olive Branch, MS. He retired from the United States Army as Sergeant Major in 1965, having served in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. In addition to other medals and recognition, he received two Purple Hearts while serving our Country for more than 20 years. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 6, 2015 from 1 p.m. until the service begins at 2 p.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Southaven, MS. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens in Southaven. He leaves three grandchildren, Sabrina Ewing and her husband, Ronnie, Bryan Wright and his wife, Mindy, and Kevin Wright and his wife, Nancy; four sisters, Merlene Gordon, Erlene Clark, Elizabeth Sanders, and Gertie Matthews; one brother, Howard O’Conner; seven great grandchildren, Cayce Anderson, Caleb Anderson, Rainer Smith, Rachel Wright, Rebekah Yeldell, Amanda Bradley, and Adam Wright; and two great great grandchildren, Ryan Cone and Kaylee Grace Wright. He was preceded in death by his wife, Berta O’Conner and daughter, Joan Dale.