Jacqueline “Jackie” L. Dillard, 76, of Washington, died Wednesday, October 9, 2013, in Texarkana, Texas.
Jacqueline “Jackie” L. Dillard, 76, of Washington, died Wednesday, October 9, 2013, in Texarkana, Texas. Mrs. Dillard was born in Houston, Texas, on March 26, 1937, to Joseph Thomas and Dorothy L. Brannon SoRelle. She was a seamstress and the former owner of Fashion By The Yard in Hope, a member of the First United Methodist Church in Hope and a member of the Hempstead County Extension Club. She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Robert L. “Bob” Dillard, of Washington; their four daughters, Paula Mack and Mike, of Texarkana, Jan Witt and Bob, of Newnan, Ga., Carol Martin and Neil, of Berryville, and Jerrie Joubert and Scot, of Green Forest; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A memorial visitation to receive friends will be held from 2 – 4 p.m. Saturday, October 12, at Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope. In lieu of flowers, memorials maybe made to the First United Methodist Church, Youth and Children’s Fund, P.O. Box 400 Hope, Ar., 71802. A private family service will be held in honor of Mrs. Dillard.