Roy J. Conway

May 1, 1934March 4, 2011

Roy J. Conway, 76, died Friday, March 4, 2011, in his home. He was a native of Vinton and attended St Joseph Catholic Church. He was a member of the American Legion, Pipefitter's Local 106, and the Knights of Columbus Council 6103. He was a loving father, and a wonderful husband and grandfather. He was a great friend to all. Everyone called him Pop. Survivors include his loving wife of 50 years Jovita Conway; children, Patricia Ann Mulholland and her husband Bobby, of Bridge City, TX, Roy James Conway, Jr, of Vinton, Kimberly Conway-Pennick and her husband Doyle, of Sulphur, and Scooter Conway and his wife Vanessa, of Sulphur; brother Robert King Conway and his wife Mamie, of Orange, TX; sister-in-law Faye Conway, of Orange, TX, 12 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents Roy and Ethel Conway; and oldest brother John W. Conway. Pallbearers will be Tadpole McLeod, Paul Adam Johnson, Byron Braquet, Kelly Alford, Bobby Mulholland and Benji Mulholland. Honorary Pallbearers will be Thomas W. Jackson, Brennum Conway, and Stephen Pennick. His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Vinton. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery in Orange, TX under the direction of Hixson Funeral Home of Vinton. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. Sunday with a rosary at 7 p.m. and from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, all at the funeral home.


  • Funeral Service Monday, March 7, 2011
  • Rosary Sunday, March 6, 2011

Roy J. Conway

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Cortney & Rob Montgomery

March 9, 2011

Kim, Paige, & Family: So sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God Bless

Barbara Chapman

March 8, 2011

I am saddened to hear of your loss and my prayers are with you and your entire family. Mr. Conway was a very special person, always the same everytime I spoke with him throughtout the years, a gentle and kind heart.

Mike Carr

March 7, 2011

Kim and family, I was so sorry to read of the loss of your father. You are all in our prayers.

Brenda Moren

March 7, 2011

Aunt Jo and family... our thoughts and prayers are with you. The good Lord needed another angel and He chose Uncle James. He will keep him safe until you see him again. We love you all !! Frank & Brenda Moren

Angie & Jennifer Johnson & Boatner

March 7, 2011

Dear Aunt Jo and Family,

I am so sorry to hear about Uncle James and just wanted to send you all of our Love and condolences. Just wanted to let you know that Jennifer and I are thinking of you and your family on such a sad occasion. Remember we are with you in spirit and all of our love and thoughts are sent to you.

Love your niece Angelia Johnson and great niece Jennifer Boatner.

Ferrer Family

March 7, 2011

We are so sorry for your loss and will miss POPS at the ball fields.I'm sure he will be up there in heaven looking down and offering his support and cheering on his Grand Children in competitions and the rest of the family in all they pursue in life. God will take great care of him in his new journey

Amy Bufford

March 7, 2011

Kim, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God bless all of you!

Ted Baio

March 7, 2011

Was Sad to read on the internet to read about Roy. I was there neighbor around the corner on Old Hi Way 90 in Toomey. May the good Lord Bless you.

Brenda Courmier

March 6, 2011

I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Melissa (Missy) East Underhill

March 6, 2011

Scooter, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.