Renee Connor


Renee Connor, 51, of Columbus died Monday, February 2, 2015, at her home.

Renee was born in Columbus April 5, 1963, the daughter of Robert M. and Gladys Burnett Burnett. She married Leon Connor April 21, 2007, in Columbus. He preceded her in death May 24, 2013. She was formerly a pharmacy technician at K-Mart in Columbus.

She is survived by sons, Brandon Close, Travis (Lacey) Close and Tyler Close, all of Columbus; daughter, Brittany Watts Harper of Columbus; mother, Gladys Cagle of Columbus; stepfather, G.W. “Jay” Cagle of Columbus; grandchildren, Dallas, Alexa and Myleigh Close and Cayden Harper, all of Columbus; sisters, Toni Burnett of Columbus and Connie Burnett of Taylorsville.

She was preceded in death by her father, her husband and a sister, Vonda Fivecoat.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Myers-Reed Chapel on 25th Street.

In keeping with Renee’s wishes, she will be cremated.

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