Cora E. Pollard

Tuesday, March 16, 2004

Cora E. Pollard, 99, of New Franklin, died Sunday, March 14, 2004, at Cooper County Memorial Hospital in Boonville.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m.. Wednesday, March 17, at Malta Bend Cemetery. Rev. Dan Faust will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 16, at William Wood Funeral Home in Boonville. Memorials are suggested to Howard County Hospice in care of the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of Thacher and Wood Funeral Home in Boonville

Born June 19, 1904, in Pleasant Green, she was the daughter of Luther Spry and Bertha Raines Spry. On May 3, 1962, in Fayette, she married Marvin Pollard, who preceded her in death Jan. 18, 1989. She was a lifelong resident of the Howard, Cooper and Saline counties area and was employed at Selwyn Shoe Company in Boonville for many years.

Survivors include three nieces; four nephews; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by four sisters, one brother, one nephew and one great-niece.