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Carole Lucille Pollard

1941 – 2017

Carole Lucille Pollard, age 76 of Kerrville, passed away Wednesday, March 8, at her residence. She was born February 6, 1941 in Houston, to James B. Harris and Lucille E. Gustafson Harris. On December 23, 1961, she married Thomas W. Pollard.
Carole graduated from Austin High School in 1959. She attended the University of Texas for 2 years and Durham Business School.
She worked in Pollard Law Office for many years, even for Tom’s father, as a legal secretary.
Carole loved her family and grandkids. She also loved to bake, especially for holidays.
She was a peacekeeper, a coach for the girls and was everyone’s favorite “Nana”. And, at the end of the day, she was a mom, grandma and great grandma.
She was preceded in death by sisters, Barbara Jean Schuhmacher and Helene Harris; sister in law, Jan Thomas; brothers in law, John Marshall Pollard and Leon Waddell Pollard Jr.; and great grandchild, Kamdyn Smith.
Survivors include husband, Tom Pollard of Kerrville; daughters, Staci Pollard of Kerrville and Kristi Hobson and husband, Bret of Mountain Home; sisters, Jamie Ibsen and husband, Andy of Dallas and Kim Baker and husband, Rob of Garland; sister in law, Martha Pollard and husband, Leroy Lamprecht; brothers in law, Geoffrey Thomas and Charles D. Pollard and wife, Lynn; grandchildren, Tony Hobson, Robert Hughes and wife, Trista, Nikki Hobson and Kassi Hughes; great grandchildren, Blazie Walker, Keaton Jace Hughes and Berkley Ryan Pilley; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial services was held at 4 pm, Saturday, March 11, at Grimes Funeral Chapels, officiated by Rev. Frankie Enloe and Rev. W.D. Day.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
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Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Kerrville.