James R. O’Conner, SR, 81, of Chesterfield passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family Thursday, May 5, 2022. He is survived by his wife Dorothy O’Conner and 2 sons James O’Conner, JR and wife Coventry and Shawn O’Conner and wife Billie, and 1 brother Jesse O’Conner and wife Linda. He has 4 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. He was born in Roanoke, VA, and raised in Covington, VA with twelve brothers and sisters. He retired from the Virginia Department of Transportation in 2007. There will be a celebration of Life at Ampthill Presbyterian Church, 2800 Falling Creek Ave, Richmond, VA, on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at 12:00 pm, and a Graveside service at Hoke Chapel Cemetery in Callaghan, VA on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at 1:00 pm. For further information please contact Shawn O’Conner at 540-292-1712.