Mr. Conder received an honorary PhD. from Murray State University and was a long time, active member and Elder Emeritus of First Christian Church in Benton. He was a member of the T.L. Jefferson Lodge #622 F & AM in Benton, and the Rizpah Shrine Temple. He served as superintendent of Marshall County Schools for 21 years.
He is survived by his wife, Katie; three daughters, Kathy and Gary Fulton, Patricia and Mike McWane and Mary Beth and Chuck Riggs all of Benton; seven grandchildren, Casey Riggs, Scott Fulton, Tara Fulton, Mark McWane, Dru McWane, Holly David and Emily Flowers; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, February 23, in the Reed Conder Gymnasium at Marshall County High School. Rev. Dr. Michael A. Gatton, Judge Mike Miller and Rev. Timothy Polley will officiate and burial with military rites will follow in the Marshall County Memory Gardens. Friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 22,in the Reed Conder Gymnasium at Marshall County High School, from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Thursday at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and from 1:00 p.m. until the funeral hour in the Reed Conder Gymnasium.
Memorial contributions may be made to Marshall County Exceptional Center, P.O. Box 423, Benton, KY 42025 or First Christian Church, 2515 Main Street, Benton, Kentucky 42025.