Jackie Lee (Duke) Conway

Friday, September 21, 2012

TRUMANN - Mr. Jackie Lee (Duke) Conway, 68, of Trumann died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born in Trumann, Ark., and had lived most of his lifetime in Trumann. He was a retired factory worker, veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of the Friendship Assembly of God.

Mr. Conway was preceded in death by one daughter, Wendy Conway, and his parents, Ray and Retha Raney Conway.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Foshee Conway of the home; one daughter, Lisa, and husband Shorty Jones of Harrisburg; two sons, Jason, and wife Tena Taylor of Trumann and Kenny and wife Inge Leggett of Harrisburg; one brother, Tommy Conway of Harrison; his brother-in-law and wife, Tommy and Pam Foshee of Brookland; eight grandchildren, Alexus Taylor, Kara Taylor, Justin Jones and wife Alex, Jessica Walker and husband Wes, Josh Baker and wife Kristin, Julia Jones (B.J. Carter) Jeremy Leggett and Michelle Leggett; four great-grandchildren, Kayden Baker, Jace Jones, Braelynn Walker and Jace Leggett

Funeral services were Sept. 15, in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann, with Rev. James Moore and Rev. Kevin Smith officiating. Burial followed in the Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro, Ark.

Pallbearers were Kirk Long, Shannon Tribble, Larry Allred, Anthony Renshaw, Barry Vincent, Scott Foshee, Jackie McHalffey and Wes Osment. Honorary pallbearers were Larry Holeman, Larry Tribble, Steve Edwards (Nick), Savannah Chambers, Joey Fagan, Buttons McHalffey, Jason Fagan and Gerald Smith.

An online guest book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.