Wesley Conway 1945 ~ 2023

Wesley Coleman Conway was born November 20th, 1945 in Elk City, Oklahoma to Leota Christine (Belter) and Holmer Gilbert Conway. He passed away Friday, May 5th, 2023 at Roger Mills County Memorial Hospital at the age of 77 years, 5 months and 15 days.
Wes grew up in Cheyenne where he attended school graduating in 1964. After graduation he was married to Dianna (Kirk) and they made their home in the Cheyenne area. Wes and Dianna farmed and ran a dairy until Dianna attended nursing school.
In the 1970’s, Wes began his career in the oil and natural gas industry by gaining employment with H&P. In 1985 he was married to Lola Jean (Skidmore) and they lived in Cheyenne until the early 1990’s when they moved to Gore, Oklahoma. He continued for the next 30+ years with H&P until his retirement in 2007. In 2020, Wes moved to back to the Cheyenne area where he made his home. Wes was an avid walker, gardening, reading, driving around, visiting with everyone, and taking care of his dog, “Lonesome”. He is preceded in death by his parents; both wives; and 1 brother, Jim Sasser.
Wes is survived by his 5 children, Leslie Conway- Kirkpatrick and husband, Tommy, Roll, OK, Ramona Rhodes and husband, Kobie, Cheyenne, OK, Monte Conway and wife, Zoanna, Cheyenne, OK, Aaron Hood and wife, Heather, Tulsa, OK, And Jared Hood and wife, Kris, Broken Arrow, OK; 7 grandchildren, Lynci Aikins and husband, Donnie, Justin Rhodes and wife, Lacy, Lacey Rhodes, Heath McIntyre, Elyse Hood, Aubree Hood, and Emery Hood; 6 great grandchildren, Victoria Aikins, Natilee Aikins, Nathan Aikins, Adrianna Aikins, Raylan Rhodes, and Rachel Rhodes; 1 sister, Yvonne Longoria and husband, Andy; 1 brother, Donald Conway and a host of other relatives and friends. Graveside services will be held Saturday, May 20th, 2023 at 10:00 AM at the Cheyenne Cemetery officiated by Jason Holland. Arrangements are under the direction of Chris Whinery and the staff of Affordable Cremation Service-West. Condolences can be made online at www.classicfunerals. com

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