October 22, 2013

Aileen Summers Dillard


— Aileen Summers Dillard, 101, of Rocky Face, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Hamilton Medical Center.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Jesse J. Dillard; three daughters, Inez Dillard, Louise Dillard and Betty Stanley; a son, Gene Dillard; parents, John and Lula Summers; and two sisters and two brothers.

She was a member of Highland Church of Christ.

She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Minnie and Junior Hooker and Joyce and Jerry Webb, all of Varnell; sons and daughters-in-law, James Clyde and Judy Dillard of Riverside, Calif., John H. and Linda Dillard of Dalton, Alton Dillard of Dalton, Robert Dillard of Rocky Face, Donald and Cindy Dillard of Dalton, Michael and Susan Dillard of Tunnel Hill, and Ricky and Judy Dillard of Varnell; 21 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Dillard will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Bro. Sam Dillard and Bro. Tyler Gilbreth officiating.

Burial will be in West Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m.

Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton, is in charge of funeral arrangements. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.