Leola Conant


Leola I. Conant, 87, of Sherman and Girard died April 24, 2010.

She married the Rev. Kenneth Conant on Nov. 14, 1942.

Mrs. Conant retired as a United Methodist pastor's wife, serving throughout Central Illinois.
Surviving are sons, Lloyd and David (Barb) Conant; daughter, Deborah (Rick) Willhoit; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two nieces.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Kenneth Conant; father and mother; two sisters; and two daughters-in-law.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 until time of services at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at First United Methodist Church in Taylorville. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church.