Worden was dating Edna Jackson and they had a child Simeon Jackson (Julie Ellis). Military Service: WWII - U.S. Army m. Estella Louise Garnett 10/22/1948 Children: David Dewitt, Estella Marie, Joyce Ann, Susan Teresa, Linda Kay. SSN: 114-09-9146 (NY) Residence at Death: Corning, Steuben Co., NY
"The Leader" - Friday, December 22, 1978 Worden C. Southard Worden C. Southard, 66, of 29 E. Pulteney St. was dead on arrival at Corning Hospital this morning.
Born in the town of Hornby Sept. 2, 1912, he was the son of John and Maude Berry Southard. A retired Corning Glass Works employee with 35 years of active and retired service, he was also a World War II U.S. Army Veteran and a member of the Crystal City VFW Post and the Corning Moose Lodge.
He is survived by a son, David D. Southard of Painted Post; four daughters, Estella Ross and Susan Scaramucci, both of Corning; Joyce Cummings of Hornby and Linda Conklin of Daytona, Fla.; five brothers, Wayne, Merton and the Rev. Leland Southard, all of Corning; and Harold and William Southard both of Nebraska; one sister, Virginia Moore of Big Flats; two half-brothers, George Cameron of California and Harry Cameron of New Hampshire; two half-sisters; Frances McMillan of Newark, N.Y. and Edna Evans of New Hampshire; four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Phillips Funeral Home in Corning. Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held there Wednesday at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Coopers Plains Cemetery.