Alice Dillard, 95

Mrs. Alice Marie Dillard, 95, of Fulton, passed away at 9:04 PM on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 at Millers Merry Manor of Wabash.

On Aug. 7, 1923, Alice was born in South Bend to Kenneth M and Ruth V. Wright Ringle. She was raised by her step-father, Ralph Ault.  She graduated from Fulton High School in 1941.

In Argos on June 6, 1941, Alice married the love of her life, Bernard D. Dillard.  They enjoyed 76 years of life's adventures.  He passed away on Nov. 23, 2017.

In addition to her years spent in the Fulton area, Alice lived in the Plymouth Community for nearly 30 years.  During this time she worked at Walgreen's Drug Store.  She and Bernard later moved to Wabash where they lived nearly three decades.

Many will remember her friendly smile at the Wabash,  K-Mart.

Left to cherish  Alice's memory are her son, Edward Allen Dillard and wife Sharon of Wabash; a sister, Nancy Stiles of Mentone; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Preceding Alice in death are her parents, husband, daughter Carol Ann Cobb, two sons, Kenneth Randell Dillard and Darrell Dee Dillard, four sisters, Katherine Jean, Mildred, Virginia K. and Ethel; two brothers, Arlon Ault and Calvin Ringle.

A celebration of life will be  at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2019, in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester.  Pastor Curt Jones will officiate.  Friends may visit with the family two hours prior to the service.  Interment will be in the Fulton Cemetery.  Electronic expressions of sympathy may be made to her family at


Posted on 2019 Mar 20