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Conley Buford Stinnett Jr.

December 25, 1958 — February 28, 2023

Conley Buford Stinnett Jr., 64, of Knoxville, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, February 28, 2023. Conley was born on December 25, 1958 in Knoxville to Conley Stinnett Sr. and Mary Gannon. Conley was a proud veteran of the United States Navy. Once home from the Navy, Conley enjoyed singing, and spending time with his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Martha Stinnett.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife, Cynthia Presley Stinnett; daughter, Diane (Jason) Collins; his sons, Conley Stinnett III, and Jonah Stinnett; parents, Conley Stinnett Sr., and Mary Gannon; siblings, Mark Stinnett, Denise Childers, and Charlotte Freeman; along with a host of extended family and friends.

The family will be receiving friends from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm on Friday, March 3, 2023 at Companion Funeral Home of Athens.

A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2023 at Piney Grove Freeman Cemetery at 11:00 am with Pastor Michael Samples officiating.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Conley or your condolences with his family at his online memorial located at Companion Funeral Home of Athens and the Cody family are honored to assist the family with these arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Conley Buford Stinnett Jr. , please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, March 3, 2023

5:00 - 7:00pm (Central time)

Companion Funeral & Cremation Service - Athens Chapel

400 South White Street, Athens, TN 37303

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Saturday, March 4, 2023

11:00am - 7:00pm (Central time)

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