Christine M. Connally, 92, of Douglasville passed away on Sunday, February 20, 2011. She was born in Powder Springs, Georgia on November 25, 1918. She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church of Powder Springs.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Connally; parents, Grady and Willie Mae Giles McTyre; brother, J.C. “Jake” McTyre; sisters, Montine Watkins and Charlotte McTyre.
She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Dennis and Elaine Connally, Calvin and Janet Connally, all of Douglasville; sisters, Glennis Rollins of Dallas, Ann and Huelon Little of Douglasville; grandchildren, Thomas Connally II, Jonathan Connally, William and Stephanie Connally, Lisa Ray, Lana and Barry Matthews, Eric & Heidi Gilliam; great grandchildren, Justin Ray, Lindsey Ray. Erin Matthews, Zachary Matthews, Lilyan Gilliam.
Graveside Services will be held on Tuesday, February 22, 2010 at 2:00 pm at Pleasant Hills Baptist Church Cemetery in Powder Springs, Georgia with Reverend Lamar Rackley officiating. Barry Matthews, William Connally, Jonathan Connally, Thomas Connally II, Zachary Matthews and Justin Ray will be serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 22, 2010 from 12:00 until 1:00 pm at Hightower’s Memorial Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, those desiring to do so may make donations to Pleasant Hills Baptist Church of Powder Springs General Fund, 2433 Brownsville Road, Powder Springs, Georgia, 30127.
You may share your thoughts and condolences online at www.hightowersmemorial.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hightower’s Memorial Chapel and Cremation Service of Douglasville. 770-489-2818
Dennis and Elaine Connally, Son and daughter-in-law
Calvin and Janet Connally, Son and daughter-in-law
Glennis Rollins, Sister
Ann and Huelon Little, Sister and brother-in-law
Thomas Connally II, Grandchild
Jonathan Connally, Grandchild
William and Stephanie Connally, Grandchild and spouse
Lisa Ray, Grandchild
Lana and Barry Matthews, Grandchild and spouse
Eric and Heidi Gilliam, Grandchild and spouse
Justin Ray, Great grandchild
Lindsey Ray, Great grandchild
Erin Matthews, Great grandchild
Zachary Matthews, Great grandchild
Lilyan Gilliam, Great grandchild
William "Bill" Connally, Spouse
Grady McTyre, Father
Willie Mae Giles McTyre, Mother
J. C. "Jake" McTyre, Brother
Montine Watkins, Sister
Charlotte McTyre, Sister
Memorial donations may be made to:
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 2433 Brownsville Rd., Powder Springs, GA. 30127
This memorial provided by:
Hightower Family Funeral Homes (Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel, Hightower's Memorial Chapel and Hightower Funeral Home)