Originally created 09/26/03

Constance Dillard (SAVANNAH, Ga.)



SAVANNAH, Ga. - Constance Todd Deas Dillard, 64, of Jupiter, Fla., entered into rest Tuesday, September 23, 2003, at Hospice Savannah. Graveside services will be held in Westover Memorial Park, Saturday, September 27, 2003, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Robert F. Hunt officiating. Preceded in death by her father, Joseph C. Deas and grandparents, Mary Lee Todd Wright and Nathan A. Wright of North Augusta and Dr. A Dwight Deas and Inez Gibson Deas of Augusta. Survived by her mother, June Wright Deas of Knoxville, Tenn.; a son, Lee Dillard of Stuart, Fla.; five daughters, Kelly B. Dillard of Jacksonville, Fla., Laura Dillard Gruber of Savannah, Rebecca Dillard Nolan of Dallas, Texas, Leslie Dillard Ward of McDonough and Karen Wright Dillard of Savannah; a sister, Joanna Deas Richards of Knoxville, Tenn. and eight grandchildren. If so desired, memorials may be made to Animal Rescue League of the Palm Beaches, 3200 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33409 and to Hospice Savannah, 6711 LaRoche Ave., Savannah, GA 31406. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, September 26, 2003, from 6 to 8 p.m. Platts Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Avenue, Augusta; 733-3636. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle September 26, 2003