Shelby  County  Indiana

Willard / Williard

The  Greenfield  Daily  Reporter
Friday, December 21, 2007
          Lalah B. Willard, 91, Fortville, passed away at Brandywine Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Greenfield.
          She was born December 16, 1916, in Fortville to the late  G. C. “Bud” and Harriet M. (Gant) Barnard.
          Lalah attended the old Fortville High School and retired from the former Delco-Remy plant in Anderson after 40 plus years of service.  She enjoyed bowling, shopping and especially loved dogs and cats.
          Lalah is survived by several nieces and nephews.
          She was preceded in death by her husband,  Paul D. Willard.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  News
Monday, November 7, 1966
Rites Wednesday for Ex-Railroad Employe
Otto "Bill" Willard, 84, died at 10:00 a.m. today at his home in Fountaintown.
Retired railroad employe and had lived in Beech Grove for 25 years prior to moving to ountaintown in 1953.
Member of the Fountaintown Methodist Church.
Born in Shelby County on Jan. 14, 1882, s/o  William and  Susannah (Barnett) Willard.
Married  Edith Duncan, who survives with several nieces and nephews.  
Three sisters and five brothers preceded in death.
Hendryx Mortuaries New Palestine Chapel, with Rev. Max O'Dell officiating, assisted by the Rev. Larry Patterson.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Democrat
Saturday, May 20, 1911.
Page One
Daniel Willard.
          The funeral of  Daniel Willard,  aged seventy-four years, one of Johnson county's most prominent residents, whose death occurred at his home near Edinburg, Thursday evening, will be held at the Second Mr. Pleasant Baptist church, west of this city, at ten-thirty o'clock tomorrow morning,  Rev. Nathaniel Vice, of Jollity, officiating, and the interment will be made in the Mt. Pleasant cemetery.  Mr. Willard was an active democrat a member of the Baptist church and of the Red Men's lodge.  He is survived by his wife and six children, all of whom are residents of Johnson county.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday, August 28, 1900
          George Williard  died at his home in Van Buren township, this county, Friday evening, August 25, 1900, at tewnty minutes after eight o'clock.  His age was sixty five years, seven months and seven days.  The funeral services will be held Sunday morning at nine o'clock, the Rev. James Hughes officiating.  The interment will be at the Miller graveyard.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Friday, July 13, 1900
          Bent Willard,  who has been sick for some time past, died at eleven o'clock a.m. Tuesday.  Mr. Willard was one of the wealthiest farmers, he owning at the time of his death upwards of nine hundred acres of land.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Franklin  Democrat
Johnson County, Indiana
Friday, July 13, 1900
Volume XLI, Number 2
Page 1, column 3
          Thomas B. Willard  died at his home in Hendricks township, Shelby County, Tuesday morning, aged fifty-seven years.  Deceased leaves a wife, two brothers,  John and  Peter Willard, and a sister,  Mrs. Anna Cole.  Funeral services were held Thursday morning at 10 o’clock from the Second Mt. Pleasant church, of which deceased was a member, the services being conducted by Rev. P. O. Duncan.
Note:  Date of birth, 13 Jun 1844.  Date of death, 10 Jul 1900 – Shelby County, Indiana.
Contributed by Mark McCrady and Cathea Curry

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