Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 16, 2013, at New Kingdom M.B. Church in Cleveland with Elder Charlie Dillard officiating. Burial will follow in Delta Heights Cemetery in Cleveland.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Friday, February 15, 2013, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland with family hour following from 5-6 p.m. and an hour before the service Saturday at the church.
Survivors include sons, Monroe Jr., Eddie, Andrew and Walter Dillard, all of Cleveland, and Calvin Dillard of Horn Lake; daughers, Joyce and Janice Dillard of Greenville; brother, John Dillard of Memphis, Tenn.; sisters, Annie Pryor and Joyce Dobbs, both of Cleveland, Fannie Mae Dillard of Chicago; and Annie McGee of Miami; 16 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.