Mr. B.C. Dillard, age 85 of Rosston, Arkansas passed away, Monday, May 15, 2017 in Magnolia, Arkansas. Mr. Dillard was born in Cale, AR on June 3, 1931 to J.H. and Jennie O. Mason Dillard. He was an US Army veteran servicing during the Korean War and a member of the First Baptist Church of Rosston, Arkansas. He was a self-employed timber buyer for 25 years, was employed by the Southwest Arkansas Development Council as a medical van driver. He is the former President of the Bluff Springs Cemetery Board, former Mayor of Rosston for 22 years and a former Vice-President of the Area Agency on Aging. Mr. Dillard is preceded in death by his parents; J.H. and Jennie Dillard, a brother; J.D. Dillard and a sister; Telma Lee Dillard.
Survivors include, his wife, Louise Rhodes Dillard of Rosston, two sons; Ricky A. Dillard, his wife, Kathy and son, Timothy W. Dillard all of Rosston, Arkansas, a sister; Bonnie Sue Freeland of Camden, Arkansas, four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren, other family members and friends.
Family has requested that in lieu of flowers memorials can be made to: Bluff Springs Cemetery c/o Mrs. Bonnie Lawler 235 Nevada 289 Rosston, AR 71858.
Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Brazzel/Oakcrest Funeral Home 1001 S. Main Hope, AR.
Funeral service, 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Brazzel/Oakcrest Funeral Home with Bro. Bubba Wells officiating. Burial will be in Bluff Springs Cemetery in Rosston, Arkansas. Arrangements are by Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope, Eddie Brazzel, Director.
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