Born 05-23-1927 -- Died 04-21-2005
Funeral services for Dallas Loren Ollar, 77, of Koshkonong, Mo. were April 24 at Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Bill Bales officiating. Arrange-ments were by Carter Funeral Home of Thayer, Mo.
Ollar was the son of Wright Ollar and Stella Blankenship Ollar and was born on May 23, 1927, in Alton. He died April 21, 2005, in West Plains.
He was married Dec. 24, 1949, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., to Edith Virginia Copen-hagen who preceded him in death March 1, 2004.
He is survived by two sons -- Keith Ollar and wife, Katherie, of Thomsville, Mo., and Robert Ollar and wife, Alice, of Thomasville, Mo.; three grandchildren -- Kevn Ollar and wife, Brande, of Thayer, Mo., Kristen Collins and husband, Ivy, of Republic, Mo., and Lyndon Ollar of Thomasville, Mo.; four great-grandchildren -- Cody Ollar, Tristan Ollar, Hannah Collins and Emma Collins; a brother, Dow Ollar and wife, Dwilla, of Fulton, Mo., and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife.
He was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving his country during World War II at the early age of 17.
He was a well-known dairy farmer in the Thomasville area for many years.
He attended Thomasville Baptist Church and was a kind and caring husband, father and gandfather. He will be missed by his family and many friends.
Burial was in the Bailey Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.