|Birth: ||Aug. 1, 1933|
|Death: ||Aug. 12, 2012|
Sidney Dillard, 79, passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, in Grapevine. Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in Greenwood Funeral Home Chapel. Interment: Greenwood Memorial Park. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the ALS Association, 1275 K Street NW, Suite 1050, Washington, D.C., 20005, www.ALSA.org
Sidney was born Aug. 1, 1933, in Cleburne to Little Ben and Georgia Johnson. After the death of her mother when Sidney was 9 years old, Little Ben remarried Georgia's sister, Lula Mae, who raised Sidney through the remainder of her childhood. Sidney and her husband, Jack, met in junior high school where they fell in love. While attending Arlington Heights High School, they were high school sweethearts and eventually married in 1951. They lived in Fort Worth until 2001, then relocated to Grapevine. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Grapevine. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, Sidney will be greatly missed by all of those whose lives she touched.
Survivors: Husband of 61 years, Jack Dillard of Grapevine; daughter, Sherry Brown of Grapevine; sons, Richard Dillard of Grapevine and Steve Dillard and wife, Jill, of Flower Mound; grandchildren, Christopher, Jonathan and Channing Dillard, and Taylor and Parker Brown; sister, Cheryl Soule and husband, Jules; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Published in Star-Telegram on August 14, 2012
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