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Cynthia Jane Dillard, 67
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Cynthia Jane Dillard, 67, of Manchester died Thursday, Nov. 15, at Unity Medical Center in Manchester.

She was born Jan. 16, 1951, in Gary, Ind., retired as a nurse’s aide, and was preceded in death by parents John and Audree Rothermel Carnegie and her longtime companion Roger Caudle.

Survivors include her children Jackee (Don) Davis, Audreta (Lee) Irby, Connie Cope with Gary Cope, Amanda (Jason) Jacobs, and Janelle Moment, grandchildren Addison (Courtney) Davis, Mariah (Jason) Singleton, Mackenzie Davis, Logan Dillard, Jordan Chadwell, Lexie Chadwell, J.J. Jacobs, and Jaidyn Moment, great-grandchildren Cameron and Quincy Singleton, sisters Lonadelle Cochran, Kathleen Villarreal, and Josephine (Nick) Klicek, former husband Robin Dillard, and sister-in-law Shairy Lambert. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Family members will officiate. The Dillard family will receive friends Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 473-6606.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Nov. 18, 2018