Samuel L. “Little David” Conley

Published 8:11 am Thursday, September 16, 2021

Samuel L. “Little David” Conley, 61, of Elizabethton, Tenn., passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021, at his residence. He was born in Forrest County, Miss., to the late David Johnson and Lillie Johnson. He was a Boat Captain and Contractor. Little David enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing guitar, poker and spending time with his family.
Little David’s wife of 37 years, Tammy Conley, passed away three days after his death on Sunday, September 12.
Those left to cherish his memory are three children, Nina Stogner (Mikey Dixon), Joseph Conley (Tina), all of Columbia, Miss., and Terry Ward (Jason) of Elizabethton; four brothers, David H. Johnson “Jackie”, David L. Johnson “Bull”, Danny Johnson and Dewayne McCloud, all of Columbia, Miss.; and a sister, Daphne Barber of Elizabethton. Five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren also survive.
Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, September 17, at the Colonial Funeral Home in Columbia, Miss. The family will receive friends on Thursday, September 16, from 5 until 9 p.m. The graveside service will follow the funeral on Friday in the Macedonia Cemetery in Columbia, Miss. Online condolences may be shared with the family on our website, www.tetrickfuneralhome.com
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is honored to serve the Conley family. Office: (423) 542-2232. Service Information Line: (423) 543-4917.