|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1856|
|Death: ||Jul. 8, 1939|
Ed Stallard, son of George Thomas and Jemima Stallard was born in Richland county, Illinois Feb. 24, 1856 and died July 8, 1939 at the age of 83 years, 4 months and 15 days.
He was united in marriage to Manzella Musgrove in 1881. To this union were born four sons, Zina of Claremont, Clyde of Lawrenceville and Earl and Lee of Pontiac, Mich.; three daughters, Stella Stoltz of Claremont and Edna Barmes of Pontiac, Mich. and Hazel Jenner of Olney.
Mrs. Stallard died at the early age of 37 years and after a number of years, Mr. Stallard was again married to Maude Dunlap, who has also preceded him in death. To this latter union were born two daughters, Ina Miller and Francis Busch of Pontiac, Mich.
In his manhood prime, he confessed his Christ, and united withe Prairie Hall Christian church. His faith in his God remained with him thru out the rest of his life and just a day before he died, he stated that he was ready and willing to go.
There are, in addition to the family named above, 11 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren; one brother, George Thomas Stallard of Lincoln, Kan. and one half brother, Oscar Richards of Olney, left to mourn his passing.
Ed Stallard was an honest, industrious, dependable citizen.
"One with a tongue that was true
He didn't promise to do more than he could
But did what he said he'd do"
His friends and relatives have an incentive to live up to the standard of his daily walk in life and they may honestly feel that if there's one tie less binding them to earth, there's another one drawing them to Heaven.
Paper and date unknown.
George Stallard (1828 - 1911)
Jemima Butler Richards (1835 - 1922)
Maud Dunlap Stallard (1880 - 1907)
Manzella Musgrove Stallard (____ - 1899)*
Zina Stallard (1882 - 1964)*
Clyde Ross Stallard (1885 - 1953)*
Stella Stoltz (1887 - 1979)*
Frank Stallard (____ - 1949)**
James Edward Stallard (1856 - 1939)
Charles Richards (1863 - 1936)**
Elmer Richards (1869 - 1919)**
Oscar H. Richards (1871 - 1946)**
Jesse W Stallard (1873 - 1959)**
Fred Stallard (1880 - 1972)**
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Record added: Jun 19, 2009
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