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Timothy Ray Dillard
3/25/1968 - 7/23/2013

Timothy Ray Dillard

Timothy Ray Dillard, age 45 of Elizabethtown , Il and longtime business owner in Gallatin County died Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at his residence.  Tim as most knew him was born on March 25, 1968 in Eldorado, IL the son of Jimmy Dillard and Linda Millikan.  Tim served his country in the Army and was presently the fire chief in Elizabethtown.  He was a Mason and a member of the Ridgway Masonic Lodge. He was a member of the Ridgway American Legion. He owned and operated Dillard Tarps for many years in Gallatin County. 

Tim is survived by  2 daughters, Megan Bright of Uniontown, Ky and Alexis Dillard of Elizabethtown, IL., his parents, Jimmy Dillard and Linda Millikan and a sister Roberta Dawn Veatch and 1 grandchild Kingston Ashby and his grandfather Loren Millikan.

Visitation for Tim will be on Monday, July 29, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Shawneetown  with his funeral  starting at 2:00 PM.  Rev. Ron Johnson will officiate and interment will follow at the Westwood Cemetery in Shawneetown.  Military rites will be performed at the cemetery.

You may leave a note of comfort to the family at www.coxandson.com


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From: Susan Pumphrey Dale   Junction
Relationship:  friend and classmate :)

Prayers for his family, Tim was a good person and friend, we will always have our memories. Rest In Peace, Hugs and prayers !
Sent:  7/26/2013


From: Frannie Slaton   Morganfield
Relationship:  friend

Linda, we are so sorry to hear about Tim. I pray that God wraps His arms of love around you at this time like never before. You are in our prayers daily. May God comfort you and your family in this loss. Love Frannie and Jerry Slaton
Sent:  7/26/2013


From: Jan Millikan Angel   Charlotte, NC
Relationship:  cousin

My thoughts and prayers are with Loren, Linda and all of Tim's loved ones.
Sent:  7/29/2013


From: Vicki Schroeder   Olathe kansas
Relationship:  Cousin

I am so saddened by the loss of Tim. I just saw and spoke to him at the Millikan reunion. He was dedicated to helping his grandfather Loren that day. I got to help him with the door to the church as they were leaving. I wish I lived closer and knew him better. My prayers are with you Linda and family as you grieve this extreme and unexpected loss. Tim was so special. May God'grace help you get through this day and the days to come.
Sent:  7/29/2013


From: Dave Schumacher   Crystal Lake, IL
Relationship:  Cousin

I was so shocked and saddened by the news of Timmy's death. My thoughts and prayers are with all members of the family during this difficult time. Try to remember that the Angels are always near to those who grieve, whispering to them that their loved ones are safe in the hands of God. May God heal your hearts.
Sent:  7/30/2013


From: Dee Dee   Bluford(Belle Rive)
Relationship:  Friend

I am so sorry to hear of Tims passing he was a very sweet and kind man, I will always remember his smile, he loved his family very much and told me of his 3 girls whom he loved very much, he spoke often of Megan and Alexis. My prayers for the family and friends because this is such a shock, I will cherish the memories
Sent:  7/31/2013