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James Charles Dillard

GRANTS, NEW MEXICO – Mr. Dillard died Monday, May 23, 2005 at Grants, New Mexico. He was 85. He was born August 12, 1919 at Esther, Missouri to Charles and Minnie McCall Dillard. He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife and one brother.

He married Donna June Talbott at Mountain Home on July 3, 1994.

He was a heavy equipment operator and enjoyed senior citizen dances, the lake and picnicking. He had lived in the Grants, New Mexico area after moving from Mountain Home in 2003.

He is survived by his wife Donna of Grants, New Mexico; three sons, Don (Marga) Dillard of Tennessee, Terry (Debbie) Dillard of Missouri and Charles Dillard of Missouri; two sisters,; two stepdaughters Jackie Brooks of Clarmore, Oklahoma and Joy (Gary) DeGroat of Grants, New Mexico; one stepson David Roberts of Byron, Illinois; 13 Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m., June 2, 2005 at Kirby-Boaz Funeral Home. Funeral service for James Charles Dillard of Grants, New Mexico will be at 2 p.m., June 3, 2005 at Kirby-Boaz Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor David Johnson officiating. Entombment will be at Kirby’s Tucker Memorial Mausoleum. Arrangements are by Kirby-Boaz Funeral Home of Mountain Home. Online obituary and guestbook at

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