Conard, 26, of Memphis, Tenn., and formerly of Bradenton, died
Jan 13, 1997, in Memphis.|
Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Shannon Funeral Home, Westview Chapel, 6610 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, with the Rev. James McEldowney officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Christy Conard Scholarship Fund, First Union Bank, 5810 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, Fla. 34209.
Born in Bradenton, Miss Conard was a former resident of Manatee County. She was a professional equestrienne, trainer and rider. She was a member of American Horse Show Association; winner of the national championship in Madison Square Garden, New York City, in 1988; and was a member of the U.S. Equestrian Team and was the youngest gold medal winner at age 14. She was a Methodist.
She is survived by her parents, Dr. Richard T. and Betty, of Bradenton; a sister, Kimberly Schulz of Bradenton; a brother, Scott, of Dallas, Texas; and her grandparents, Dr. James and Jeanne McEldowney of Bradenton.