Marie Antoinette Pollard

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MARIE ANTOINETTE POLLARD, who was loved by many that knew her as “Toni” was born on October 31, 1952, in Birmingham, Alabama. Her mother Marie Reed Harper and father Clarence Eugene Davis Sr., Aunt, Laura (Herman) Harris of
Palm Springs, California; all preceded her in death.

As a child Toni moved to New York with her mother and later they settled in California. Toni had a baby boy in 1969, who Toni then married her first husband Larry Pollard, Sr., Toni worked for Occidental Insurance in California. In 1989 she decided to move to Columbus, Ohio where she was employed with DCSC for over 38 years of service. She had been
married twice in her life. One of her passions was baking & cooking and feeding her family and friends. Toni was an avid member of Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church.

Toni is survived by her devoted son, Larry “Chi Chi” Pollard Jr., her brother Clarence Jr., and sister Beverly; nephew, Larry (Tammie) Joiner of Desoto, Texas, Tyler Davis and niece Danielle Davis both of St. Louis, Missouri; two aunt-in-laws, Mamie Craig and Amanda (Michael) Davis-Dawson of Birmingham, Alabama as well as a host of many other relatives and

Visitation 10:00 AM and Funeral Service 11:00 AM Friday, March 31, 2023 at Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church, 3161 E 5th Ave. Interment at Memory Lane Crematory. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave.

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  1. Karen Van Paepeghem

    I am so sorry to hear this sad news, Marie was a very sweet lady. You are all in our prayers.

  2. Michelle BroussardThomas

    My sincere condolences to Chi Chi and the entire Pollard family. God will hold you close and comfort your heart. Mathew chapter 5 He who mourns; shall be comforted. Rest in Peace Marie (lovingly known as Toni) thank you for being a great mentor, supervisor and friend. Love Michelle (Mikib) Broussard From DCASR-LOS ANGELES TO DFAS COLUMBUS FAMILY YOU WILL BE MISSED BUT NEVER FORGOT!

  3. Marlene Brightwell

    My sincere condolences to the Pollard Family. God will give you the strength that the family will need at this time. May God bless you.

  4. Jimmie L Wattley

    Rest well praying for the family

  5. Lenora M.Banks

    Marie was a very special charitable have my deepest sympathy. Be blessed and remember the finds memories.

  6. My sincere condolences to the family. May God be with you.

  7. Sis. Julie Fultz

    Condolences to the family of Sis. Marie Pollard. I have nothing but fond memories of her. She is dearly missed.

  8. Toni was such sunshine in everyone’s lives, she is truly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with her family. Much love to you all!

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