Horace Conger, 84, of Madisonville, passed away April 1, 2018, at his home in Madisonville. A memorial service was held Saturday, April 7, at Madisonville Funeral Home. Tom Ruane officiated the service.
Horace Lee Conger was born Sept. 2, 1933, in Stiles, to Taylor Lee and Mary Alice (Delavon) Conger. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and graduated college with a degree in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M University. Horace worked in oil fields all over the United States and many foreign countries. His pastimes included sports and feeding his birds, geese, ducks and white pelicans. Horace had lived in Madisonville since 2007 and was Baptist in faith.
He was preceded in death by both of his parents; daughter, Donna; and stepdaughter, Marion Claudale Harris. Surviving relatives include wife, Alma Stone of Madisonville; stepsons, Clifford Ray and Charles Patrick Stone; daughters, Vicki Ann Conger of Brownwood, Fawn Renee Conger of Madisonville and Gail Brown of Lufkin; and numerous grandchildren.
Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville was in charge of all arrangements. www.madisonvillefuneralhome.com.