Lucy H. Conn, at the age of 83, entered into eternal life on April 30,
2011, at the Carlisle Regional Medical Center. Born on Nov. 6, 1927, in Berryville, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late
Charles H. and Lydia (Mitchell) Holmes.
Lucy received her early education in the Virginia school system before
moving to Carlisle and attending the Carlisle Area School District. She was a dedicated and devoted employee and had worked
at the former Hunts Crystal Plant, Carlisle Tire and Rubber Co., The Officers Club at Carlisle Barracks and retired from the
former Book of the Month Club. Lucy was a member of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Carlisle, where she was a Deacon, a
former Deaconess, a member of the Rachel H. Davis Missionary Ministry, the Golden Girls and former coordinator of the Flower
To cherish her memory are three granddaughters; Gloria Daniel of Arizona,
Heather Ortiz of Oklahoma and Cherise Sutton of Harrisburg, seven great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, a former
daughter-in-law, Darlene Turner-Bartee and a host of nieces and nephews. Lucy was preceded in death by her son, Edward I.
Turner, a brother, Charles H. Holmes, two sisters; Margretta Simmons and Bernice Butler, a granddaughter, Reverend Denise
Sullivan and a great-grandson, Emmanuel Daniel.
Funeral services will be held at 12:30 pm on Friday, May 6, 2011, at the
Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, on the corner of Lincoln and North West Streets in Carlisle. Rev. Fred D. Johnson will officiating.
Viewing be at the church on Friday from 10:30 am until time of the services. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial
Gardens, Carlisle. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be
made to her church at 409 N. West St., Carlisle, PA 17013.
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Miss Lucy played a big role in my life when I was a
kid growing up on West St. Her son, Eddie, was my best friend and she was one of the caring West Street Moms. Go with
Edmund "Rusty" Drake
On behalf of George and myself, we want to express our
deepest sympathy to Ms Lucy's family and friends of Shiloh Baptist Church. She was a dedicated member and an encourager to
those who knew her. She will be missed.
George & Janet Bell
My prayers go out to the family of Lucy. I remember her
in church while growing up in Carlisle. She will truly be missed by all.
Roxanne Ward Graves
I worked with Lucy for many years and she has blessed
my life. She will be sadly missed in my life. She was a beautiful lady. Condolence to all her family.
My deepest sympathy to Lucy's family.
She was a long time member of AARP #4377 and served many years on the Board. I will always remember her wonderful smile.
Sis. Conn was a beautiful lady and friend.
I pray the Lords comfort and strength during this time of your loss. God Bless you all.
The Manning Family
To the Family of the Late Deacon Lucy H. Conn,
We the members of the Shiloh Missionary Baptist
Church of Carlisle, Pa., Music Department and Praise Team Members, do give our heart felt sympathy to her Family.And we also
give you PSALM 42: 11.
Why are thou cast down, O my soul? and why art
thou disquieted within me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.
are Praying that the Love of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
will comfort and keep all of you.
Mary Lee Scott, Choir President, Praise Team Leader
Rest in peace, Miss Lucy
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