Fred A. Connor, of Hendersonville, TN, passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016. He is preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Angela Connor (Bordeaux), along with siblings; Dick, Josh, Clare and Joan.
Fred is survived by his loving wife, Betty Jane Connor (Fears), of 63 years, children; Mary Elissa Connor, Frederick Fears Connor, Michael Patrick Connor, grandchildren; Connor, Hunter, Hayley, Elizabeth, Sarah, Max, Katie, and great-grandchild, Lillie Jane. Fred is also survived by many other relatives and friends.
Fred worked for the Ford Motor Company, Glass Division and was a United States Army veteran. Fred was an athlete who participated in many sports and played basketball professionally. He enjoyed the lake life and playing golf. Fred was a loving husband whose main interest in life were his 3 children, 7 grandchildren and his first great-grandchild.
Life celebration for Fred will be held at Hendersonville Funeral Home, 353 E. Main St. in Hendersonville on Monday, April 25, 2016 at 2:00PM, officiated by Pastor Bruce Chesser. Visitation will be held from 10:00AM until 2:00PM, all at the funeral home. Fred will be laid to rest at Hendersonville Memory Gardens, following the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Fred’s name can be made to First Baptist Church Hendersonville, 106 Bluegrass Commons Blvd., Hendersonville, TN, 37075.