Della Fay Conover, age 85, passed away with family by her side on December 23, 2017, at her home in Arpelar, Oklahoma.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Thursday at First Baptist Church of Stuart with Minister Robert Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Arpelar Cemetery.
Della was born December 16, 1932, in Stuart, Oklahoma to J.W. Workman and Rhoda (Lampkin) Workman. She married Ray Conover and they settled in Stuart, where they raised their family.
She is survived by her daughter, Karen McCoy of the home, son and daughter-in-law, George and Betty Conover, grandchildren, Chip McCoy, James Dale McCoy, Tanya Bernard, Twyle Cullum and Jennifer Conover. 19 great-grandchildren, and a number of great-great grandchildren; a brother, Buddy Workman; and three sisters; and very special family friend and care giver, Donna Crawley.
Pallbearers will be Lee Bernard, Ridge Koontz, Devin McCoy, Garret Cooper, William Barton and Allen Nichols.
Della was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Conover, daughter, Diana Conover, grandson, Brian Conover and her twin sister, Ella Mae Nichols; and five sisters.
We love and miss you Nanny.
Published on December 26, 2017