Visitation for Mrs. Dillard was held on Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. in the Partlow Chapel. Visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 14 from 11 a.m. until a Celebration of Life Service at noon in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Dr. Larry Locke, Danny Raines and Terry Ashe to officiate the service.
Mrs. Dillard, 62, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 in the Quality Health Care Center. Ms. Dillard was a member of College Hills Church of Christ, and a staff nurse with the Wilson County Justice Center.
She was preceded in death by her father, Ephrim Grady Dillard; mother, Emma Lou Dockins Dillard; grandparents, Wiley and Katherine Dockins; Robert and Emma Dillard; and brother, Edwin Rhea Mason.
She is survived by her brothers, Steven (Sherald) Dillard and Curtis Dillard; sister, Barbara (Frank Davies) Wade; sister-in-law, Nancy Mason; nieces and
nephews, Katie Wade, Abbey Wade, Erin Coomes, Chad Dillard and Eddie Mason; great-nieces and nephews, Hayden Rogers, Michael Mason, Audrey, Liam and Emma Coomes.
Honorary pallbearers will be Terry Ashe, Sheriff Robert Bryan, Cheryl Henry, Julie Cripps and all employees of the Wilson County Justice System.