Vinita Elizabeth Dillard
January 24, 1921 – November 30, 2015
Elizabeth (Liz) Dillard, 94, of Bryan, passed away on Monday, November 30, 2015 in Bryan. A funeral service celebrating the life of Elizabeth Dillard will be at 2pm, Thursday, December 3, 2015 at First United Methodist Church in Bryan. Her family will receive guest during visiting hours from 5 to 7p.m., on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at First United Methodist Church – Bryan. Interment will be in Bryan City Cemetery. Life Tribute Services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral Home and Crematory.
Elizabeth was born to William and Blanche Barron Goodman in Waco, Texas on January 24, 1921. She was married to A.M (Joe) Dillard. Liz was a devoted wife to Joe and dedicated mother and grandmother. Her life was providing a home for her family and friends, where unconditional love knew no stranger. Liz loved music and dancing with Joe, friends and family. She “forced” her children to take ballroom dancing. They all thanked her later in life. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Bryan for over sixty years.
Preceding her in death are her parents, her husband, numerous siblings and in laws.
Her survivors include her children Rebecca Seale of Bryan, husband Hugh and their children Allen and Patrick; her son Jeffrey Dillard of Katy, wife Jacque and their children Travis and Julie; her son Roy Dillard of Bryan, wife Shane and their children Anthony, Sarah, and Seth; her son Jack Dillard of Bryan, wife Dianne and their children Leslie, Jackson, and Kelsey along with nine great grandchildren.
The family express their thanks to the employees at Lampstand Nursing Home for their care of Elizabeth.
Expression of condolence can be made at callawayjones.com