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Gary James Pollard
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Funeral services for Gary James Pollard, 45, of Alto, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at Level Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Andy Wallace, the Rev. Milton Harris, Jack Moody, Jim Wood and the Rev. Kenneth McEntire officiating. Burial follow in Level Grove Cemetery. Full honors were provided by the fire services.

Mr. Pollard died Tuesday, June 10, 2014.

Born March 25, 1969, in Clayton, he was a son of the late James and Katherine Davenport Pollard. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Kenneth Echols, Stanley Echols, Hoyt Pollard and Tom Pollard.

Mr. Pollard was employed with Habersham County EMS as an EMT with 14 years of service; he also served as the assistant fire chief with the city of Baldwin and fire chief with Banks County Fire Department.

Survivors include his loving wife of 10 years, Stacy Trapp Pollard of Alto; daughters and sons-in-law, Ashley and Kevin Masters of Alto, Cassie and Jordan Fincher of Cleveland; daughter, Mariah Jacobs of Alto; sisters, Nell Hobgood of Sandy Springs, Delores Crane of Clayton, Nina Long of Social Circle, Vicki Harmon of Toccoa; brothers, Rick Echols of Cornelia, Ricky Pollard of Waynesville, N.C., Terry Pollard of Virginia, James Cresley Pollard of Clayton; and grandsons, Ayden Masters and Abraham Fincher.

Special memorials may be made to Patients of the Cancer Center at Southeastern Assistants in Healthcare, Attn: Karen Holladay, 600 Parkway N., Newnan, GA 30265.

Those wishing to express online condolences to the Pollard family may do so by visiting

Arrangements are in care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.

The Northeast Georgian

Wednesday, June 18, 2014