Viola McConkey

Monday, September 21, 2020

Viola McConkey, 87, of Leachville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born in Venice, Ill., she was raised in Edwardsville, Ill., and had attended the Lincoln State School. Viola had been a Leachville resident since 1962 and was a member of the Happy Corner Assembly of God. She was preceded in death by a brother, James McConkey, and two sisters, Margie McDonald and Catherin Edgin.

Survivors include one sister, Audrey Roe (Elvin) of Ohio; nephews, Lloyd Edgin (Shelia) of Leachville, Donald Edgin of Leachville, Mark Edgin (Carrie) of Farley, Iowa, Danny Tracer (Deb) of Hackett; niece, JoAnn Carmichael (Gerald) of Leachville. 

Private burial will be under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Leachville. Friends may sign the online guest register at