Betty Janelle Conner
Betty Janelle Conner
June 25, 1953 - November 6, 2018


Betty Janelle Conner, 65, of Bardin passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 under the care of Haven Hospice in Jasper following an extended illness.

Janelle was born in Palatka and had been a lifelong resident of Putnam County, having lived on West River Road, Bardin, and in Pomona Park where she attended Crescent City High School. Christmas was her favorite holiday. She loved her family very much. She had attended Providence Baptist Church in Bardin.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Paul Conner; her father and step-mother, Willie and Jackie Roberts; her mother, Stella Roberts; a brother, Michael Olhman; and two step-brothers, James “Bubba” Williams and Ben Williams.

Surviving are two sons, Michael Hobgood (Laura) of Palatka, and Jay Strickland (Tara) of Hollister; two brothers, Bill Roberts of Middleburg and Billy Williams of Darien, GA; two sisters, Nancy Conley of Ocala and Lana Lehman of Hernando; seven grandchildren, Matthew Hobgood (Betty), Brian Hobgood, Taylor Carpenter, Logan Ganion, Wyatt Strickland, Lilly Ganion, and Alyssa Strickland; and a great granddaughter, Sophia Parfait.

The family will begin receiving friends at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 10th at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka. Going Home services will follow at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Pastor Rudy Howard officiating. Burial will follow in Etoniah Cemetery in Bardin.

Memorial gifts may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 ( Friends may sign the online register at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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