Funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, October 27, 2012, at New Kingdom Church in Cleveland with the Rev. Charlie Dillard officiating. Burial will follow in Delta Heights Cemetery in Cleveland.
Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. Friday, October 26, 2012, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland with family hour following from 5-6 p.m.
Survivors include sons, James Dillard of Loraine, Ohio, Dennis Dillard of Atlanta, Ga., Terry Dillard of Cleveland and Tyrone Dillard of Rosedale; daughters, Linda Dillard of Horn Lake and Trissie Taylor of Memphis, Tenn.; brothers, Monroe Dillard of Cleveland and J.D. Dillard Sr. of Memphis, Tenn.; sisters, Jessie Mae Dodd of Cleveland, Fannie Mae Williams of Chicago, Annie Pryor of Cleveland and Anita McGee of Miami; 16 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.