Dixie Rose Pollard
Dixie Rose Pollard, 85, Kansas City, MO, passed away on July 27, 2020. Dixie was born on August 6, 1934, in St. Joseph, MO, to Ted J. and Bessie (Stoner) Sanders of Cameron, MO. Dixie was in the Class of 1952 at Cameron High School and graduated from William Jewell College in 1956 where she obtained her education degree and taught middle school. She stood strong by her faith, family and friends. Dixie was a member of Hillcrest Covenant Church, Prairie Village, KS. For 35 years she was an active member of the Saddle and Sirloin Club of Kansas City. Her travels, festive parties and time spent at her family farm brought her the utmost joy. Dixie was the beloved wife for 47 years to the late H. Austin Pollard, of Cameron and Kansas City. Survivors include her daughter, Cynthia and husband, John Sheridan, Mission Hills, KS; three granddaughters, Caroline (Ben), Anna (Carson) and Rebecca; and a host of friends. Her parents Ted J. and Bessie Sanders, husband H. Austin Pollard and son Preston Austin Pollard, preceded her in death. Private Graveside service will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hillcrest Covenant Church, 8801 Nall Ave, Prairie Village, KS, 66207 or the Saddle and Sirloin Club, 14401 Holmes Rd, Kansas City, MO 64145. (Arr: Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron, MO, 816-632-2158).