Lillard, Forrest J. – Obituary

Haines, Oregon

Funeral services for Forrest Jenkins Lillard, Rt. 1, Haines, 50 yrs., will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at West and Co. Memorial Chapel

The Reverand Lawrence Roumpf of the First Presbyterian Church will officiate with the Blue Mountain Lodge No. 176 A.F. and A.M. also conducting services. Internment will follow at the family plot in North Powder Cemetery, North Powder, Oregon.

Mr. Lillard was born May 10, 1917 at Baker, Oregon, the son of Willis W. and Ruth Jenkins Lillard. He had his early schooling at Mt. Carmel and then attended schools at North Powder where he graduated from North Powder High School. He was married to his wife Faye Pearson Lillard in Weiser, Idaho on November 26, 1939. He worked for Pacific Power and Light in Astoria for three years and since that time he has been a well known rancher in the Haines area for many years. He passed away early Saturday morning at St. Elizabeth Hospital after a sudden illness.

He is survived by his wife Faye; two daughters, Marsha Lillard Jacobson and Ann Christine Lillard both of Haines; two grandchildren, John Oscar Jacobson and Katrina Faye Lillard both of Haines; two brothers, Robert Hughes Lillard of Tulelake, Calif., and Donald W. Lillard of Portland; two sisters, Lillian Mae Wheeler of Hood River, Oregon and Elizabeth Jane Ferguson of Prineville, Oregon; two half-brothers, James Franklin (Jack) Lillard of Roseburg, Oregon and Willis M. (Buzz) Lillard also of Roseburg and one half-sister, Sue M. Williams of Long Beach, Calif.

He was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Baker, the Cattlemen’s Association, Director of the Tri-County Wool Pool, the Farm Bureau, a member of and Past-Master of the Blue Mountain Lodge 176 A.F. and A.M., the Scottish Rite Bodies Active, Al Kader Shrine, the Powder Valley Chapter Order of Eastern star and Past Patron of the Order of Eastern Star.

Used with permission from: Baker Democrat Herald, August 28, 1967, Page 3
Transcribed by: Sue Wells


White, Judy Wallis. Baker County, Oregon Obituaries. Published by Copyright 1999-2013, all rights reserved.

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