Frederick M. Allard

Wednesday, July 21, 2004

Frederick M. Allard, 96, of Shell Knob, Mo., died Saturday, July 10, 2004, in Johnson Hopson Care Home, Marion, Ark.

He was born March 21, 1908 in Vergennes, Ark., the son of Charles and Della Anne (Greer) Allard. On July 20, 1935, in Murphysboro, Ill., he was united in marriage to Lillian Inez Coffey, who preceded him in death on Nov. 12, 2003. He was also preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Lucille and one brother, Kenneth.

Fred, as most knew him, received his elementary and high school education in Illinois. He then graduated from Bliss Electrical College in Washington, D.C. He was employed at Sacks Electric in St. Louis several years, retiring in 1973. Upon his retirement he moved to Shell Knob, to make his home.

He was of the Methodist faith and was a member of IBEIN Local #1 in St. Louis.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 17, 2004, in Williamson Funeral Home, Shell Knob. Burial will be in Lake Park Memorial Gardens, Shell Knob.