Oct. 24, 2007
Jack N. McConnell, age 91, died in Ponka City, Okla, on Oct. 24. He was a native of Marshall County.
McConnell was preceded in death by his parents, Zada Bryant McConnell Fry and Oscar J. McConnell; sisters, Annie Watss McConnell, Nell McConnell Rambo; and brothers, Billy Bryant McConnell and Oscar James McConnell. He is survived by family members, JoAnn Rambo Saylors, Kara Saylors and Matt Saylors of Ponka City, Mo., Mary Eliza Rambo Potts, Sherry Potts, Jackie Potts and Joplin Potts of Mo., Zada Frances Rambo Watkins, Lori Watkins and Michael Watkins of Tulsa, Okla., Rachel McConnell Johns, Billy Johns, David Johns, Lewis McConnell, and Pam McConnel Anderson all of Chapel Hill, and sister-in-law Billye McConnell Loyd of Lewisburg.
He was a member of Mooresville Presbyterian Church. Graveside services were held in Bryant Cemetery at Morresville on Oct. 28 with Reverend Mark Youngman officiating.