She was a Retail Representative with Plated Gold, Inc. in Brentwood, TN.
Carla was born in Nashville, TN to her parents, Ronald “Ron” Dillard and Marjorie Ruth Reynolds Dillard of Manchester who survive. She is also survived by her son, Maddox Blaine Thomas of Murfreesboro; three brothers, Brian Todd Dillard of Smyrna, Casey Miles Dillard of Manchester and Christopher M. Parnell of Murfreesboro; and a host of other relatives and close friends.
Carla will be fondly remembered as a loving mother, daughter, sister and friend to many people. She was very athletic, enjoyed sports and attended the World Outreach Church.
VISITATIONS will be on Sunday evening, February 17, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. and on Monday, February 18, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The FUNERAL SERVICE will be on Monday afternoon, February 18, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Brother Benny Benjamin officiating.
BURIAL will follow at the Forest Mill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, Donations may be made to the First National Bank for the “Maddox Blaine Thomas” Fund (100 W. High St., Manchester, TN 37355 and/or the Carla Dillard Funeral Service Fund (Central Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1005, Manchester, TN 37349).
Arrangements with CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME of Manchester, TN.