Facts and Events
||Derwood Eulee Pollard
||17 Oct 1922
||Booneville, Prentiss, Mississippi, United States
||Tippah, Mississippi, United States
||23 Dec 1940
||Pemiscot, Missouri, United StatesInfantry
||24 Apr 1987
||Salem Station, Marion, Oregon, United States
||29 Apr 1987
||Latanache Baptist Church Cemetery, Batchelor, Pointe Coupee, Louisiana, United States
Died 5:48 p.m. Friday, April 24, 1987, in Salem, Ore. He was 64, a native of Mississippi and resident of Batchelor. He was a farmer and beekeeper and retired Angola State Penitentiary employee. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Visiting at Niland's Funeral Home, New Roads, 5 to 10 p.m. Tuesday. Visiting at Latanache Baptist Church, Batchelor, 1 p.m. Wednesday until religious services at 2 p.m., conducted by the Rev. Elwood Crews. Burial in church cemetery.
Survived by wife, Flora Starnes Pollard; mother, Letha Carpenter Pollard, Booneville, Miss.; three daughters, Janie Farris, Parkin, Ark., Anna Ree Barr, Simmesport, and Deloma Howell, Kenai, Alaska; five sons, Phillip Pollard, Earle, Ark., Mark Pollard, Salem, Ore., Freddie Pollard, Kenai, Douglas Pollard, Parkin, and Donnie Pollard, Batchelor; eight sisters; six brothers; and 18 grandchildren.
Preceded in death by father, Marcus B. Pollard.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Tippah, Mississippi, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Roll 1167, Page 4A.
Marcus B Pollard, Enumeration District 13, farmer
Marcus B Pollard, M age 26, Letha L Pollard, F age 24, Durward E Pollard, M age 7, William S Pollard (Sidney), M age 6, Clela Verlene Pollard, F age 5, Atriss L Pollard, F age 3, Nancy N Pollard, F age 2, Q. D. Pollard, M age 11 mos.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Find A Grave.
- Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index: Death Master File, database. (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service).
- ↑ United States. National Archives and Records Administration (ARC # 1263923). World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946. (2002).
Enlisted in Pemiscot, Missouri, 23 Dec 1940