GAINESVILLE – Dillard C. Pophom, 80, died Sunday, May 31, 2009, at his residence following an extended illness.
Born on October 22, 1928, in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Candler and Flora Loggins Pophom. He was self-employed as a carpenter and was of the Baptist denomination.
Survivors include his wife, Nettie Mae Pophom, Gainesville; son and daughter-in-law, Vernon and Doris Farmer, Dahlonega; sisters, Ruby Savage, Gainesville, and Betty Brown, Blairsville; brother, Lee L. Pophom, Lake St. Clair; granddaughters, Melissa Moreno, Laurie Southers and Katy Andrade; grandsons, Chris Manus, Jason Kee and David Farmer; nine great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, June 3, in the chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with the Revs. Grady White and Scotty Jones officiating. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville, was in charge of arrangements.