Grace Hannah Millard



Grace Hannah Millard of Baxter Springs, Kan., died Friday, Feb. 5, 2010, at Quaker Hills Skilled Nursing in Baxter Springs. She was 91.

She was born Dec. 14, 1918, in Picher to Hayden and Mattie (Conner) McCammon. She lived in the Picher area most of her life.

She was homemaker and a seamstress who sewed for all walks of life. She was of the Baptist faith and a member of the Senior Citizens Club. She married Alvin Millard on Nov. 7, 1947. He survives, of the home.

Additional survivors include Charles and wife Loretta Dawson of St. Genevieve, Mo., Robert and wife Jody Dawson of Wichita, Kan., John and wife Theresa Millard of Stella, Mo., Sue and Ken Fisher of Baxter Springs, and Charles and Mary Millard, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great- great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Gary Allen Dawson in November 1966, and all her siblings.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Baxter Springs Cemetery. The Rev. Dave Coleman will officiate.