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William Thomas Dillard

Mr. William Thomas Dillard, age 60, went to be with his heavenly Father on Friday, April 26, 2024, in Osceola, Arkansas. He was born September 16, 1963, in Hammond, Louisiana, to the late Audrey Geneva Liles.

Mr. Dillard was a construction worker by profession, and was known for his hardworking demeanor, supporting his family all his life. William was the most wonderful husband and father. It was said he had the best heart, and was a very selfless person, never missing an opportunity to help others. William was an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Mr. William Dillard is preceded in death by his mother, Audrey Geneva Liles, his sister, Debbie Varner, and by his brother, Eddie Dillard.

He is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Tamara Dillard; sons, William Bradley Dillard and wife Nikki, Tate Preibus; daughter, Mckala Dillard, his princess; grandchildren, Mason Dillard, Nicholas Dillard; brother, Terry Martin and wife Rhonda; sister, Pam Oliver and husband John; as well as by a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends too numerous to mention.

Graveside services for Mr. William Thomas Dillard will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 4, 2024, at the Cherry Hill Cemetery in Cherry Hill, Arkansas. Brother Todd Webb will be officiating the service, under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.

Honorary Pallbearers are Mitch Titsworth, Randy Oglesby, Tommy Strother, Bobby Strother, Mason Dillard, and Nicholas Dillard.

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