Shawnee, Okla. — William Robert Conner Jr., born Nov. 2, 1958, at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City, passed away at home Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011. He graduated from Shawnee High School in 1976, then served four years in the Army. He also graduated from Eastern Oklahoma State with a degree in horticulture. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Austin and Leslie Conner; his son, Alex Conner; and the mother of his children, Terri Conner; parents, Rita Tefertiller and Bill and Joyce Conner; two brothers, Randy Conner and Don Conner; one step-brother, Keith Branscum; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and his brother, Danny Conner.
Austin and his dad in 2009.