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Orville Neal Dillard

December 15, 1941 — May 22, 2020


Orville Neal Dillard, 79 of Paoli, passed away May 22, 2020 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany. He was born December 15, 1941 in Paoli, to parents, Kenneth Ray & Bertha Annis (McDermed) Dillard. He married Martha Karen Bugh January 16, 1961. Orville was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a retired E7 Chief Petty Officer at North Island Military Base in California. He was a member of the Orleans American Legion and National Rifle Association.

Survivors include: Wife- Martha Karen Dillard of Paoli

Daughters- Neala Lewis of Paoli & Mindy Powell of Indianapolis

Sisters- Louise McManis of Paoli, Barbara Fullen of Livonia & Kim Dillard of Bedford

Brother- Wayne Dillard of Paoli

Grandchildren- Jessica Lynn McCardle of Leesburg, AL & Richard Neal McCardle of  Nashville, GA

Great-Grandchildren- Stevie Edward Joiner, Haley Alexis Groves & Mallorie Ann Joiner

Orville is preceded in death by: parents, brother- Don Dillard, sisters- Doris Perkins & Donna Dillard

Cremation was chosen for Orville Neal Dillard. McAdams Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

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Graveside Service

Thursday, July 9, 2020

Starts at 1:30 pm (Eastern time)

New Albany National Cemetery

1943 Ekin Avenue, New Albany, IN 47150

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