Dwayne Owen Conklin, 45, of Mesa, AZ.; passed away on March 30, 2009 in Phoenix, AZ. He was born March 18, 1964 in Morocco. Dwayne worked as a Manufacturing Operator at Flip Chip, Int. and was a part time Grill Cook at Waffle House. He enjoyed traveling to different states. He was very close to his grandmother whom he spent many years helping on the farm. He was a loving grandson, good son, a close brother, and a great friend who would give you the shirt off his back. Those who remain to miss him are his Grandmothers: Clara Alderman and Edna Compton; Father: Jack R. Conklin Sr.; Mother: Clara F. Conklin; Brother: Jack R. Conklin Jr., Sister-in-law: Cindy L. Conklin; Nephews: Derek Conklin, Kyle Conklin and Troy Conklin. Services will be held in Hillsville, VA with an Inurnment to be held in Woodlawn, VA. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to your favorite charity.