Patricia Jean Dillard

Wednesday, April 23, 2003

Mrs. Patricia Jean "Pattie" Dillard passed away April 11, 2003, at the family residence in Buena Park, Calif., of natural causes. She was 68 years old.

Mrs. Dillard was born in Trumann, Ark., and had lived in Buena Park since 1967. She was formerly from Seattle, Wash. Mrs. Dillard was a retired Financial Service Officer for the Bank of America in the greater Orange County area and was a member of the Gethsemane Baptist Church in Long Beach, Calif. She was married in Trumann at the First Baptist Church 46 years ago. She was preceded in death by her parents, Silas Woodard and Thelma Launa Stephens Adams.

Mrs. Dillard is survived by her husband, Wallace Lee Dillard of the home; one son, Mark Adam Dillard of Buena Park, Calif.; and one sister, Virginia Lee Wallace of West Bloomfield, Mich.

Funeral services for Mrs. Dillard were held Thursday afternoon in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Dr. Tad Rogers and Rev. Jamison May officiating.

Pallbearers were Tullos Mead, Louis Widner, Donald Trenthem, Bill Cook, Clyde Robertson, Jr., and Jerry Richards. Claude Cash and Lynwood Poinsett were honorary pallbearers.