Howard Dale Conner

November 23, 1952 - January 14, 2024

Howard Dale Conner, 71, passed away peacefully on January 14, 2024. He was born in Danville, VA on November 23, 1952 to Mrs. Barbara Gentry Conner and the late Earnest “Johnny” Conner. He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Mrs. Debbie Sams Conner.

Howard is survived by three sisters; Kim Conner of Danville, VA, Kathy Vandenburg of Danville, VA, and Lisa Wells of Chatham, VA one brother; Ernie Conner of Danville, VA; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Vietnam Veterans Association.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2024 at 1:00pm at Highland Burial Park, Danville, VA with Pastor Myron Bruce officiating.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Turnpike, Danville, VA is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at