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OBITUARY: Larry Branson Conyers

Larry Branson Conyers, 83, of Rockingham, completed his earthly journey on Sunday, Aug. 13, 2023.

Mr. Conyers was born Nov. 5, 1939 in Richmond County, a son of the late Elijah and Frances Brady Conyers.

He had served his country in the United States Air Force, retired from Sara Lee Hosiery and was a member of Jefferson Park Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Morgan Conyers.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Johnsie Russell Conyers; children, Mark Conyers, Denise Turner (Ray), Larry Conyers Jr. (Roxann), Lynn Bowman (Rusty); grandchildren, Shaun Conyers, Shannon Helms, Branson Conyers (Amanda), James Bowman (Katie) and Chad Bowman; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and siblings, Sylvia Browning (Robert) and Darrell Conyers.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2023 at Jefferson Park Church with Pastor Chris Jacobs officiating. Interment will follow in Richmond County Memorial Park.


The family will greet friends from 12:45–1:45 p.m. Wednesday at the church and at other times at the home of Larry Conyers Jr.

Memorials may be made to Richmond County Hospice, 1119 N. U.S. Hwy 1, Rockingham, NC 28379; or to Jefferson Park Church, P.O. Box 411, Rockingham, NC 28380.

Condolences may be made online at carterfuneral.net.

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