He was born March 30, 1925 in Watson, Oklahoma to the late Charlie Pollard and the late Ovie Webb Pollard. Elmer was married to the late Dorothy McCuan Pollard and was a logging contractor in the Timber Industry. He was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend to all who knew him. He will be missed dearly by all.
He is survived by son Dwain Pollard; daughters Jane Whisenhunt, Sheila Pollard-Basham, Sherry L. Nichols; brothers Harvey Pollard, Doyle Pollard, Mack Pollard; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; hosts of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents Charlie and Ovie Pollard; wife Dorothy Pollard; son Dale “Bud” Pollard; and several brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at the Beasley Wood Chapel with Brother Randy Keiss officiating. Interment will follow in the Watson Cemetery in Watson, Oklahoma under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Pallbearers are Randy Lancaster, Cole Lancaster, Barney Johnson, Larry Pollard, Don Hopper and Wango Johnson.