Monday, 24 September 2012 by Keith Bahlmann
Richard Wilson Dillard married Peggy Gordon Cook Sept. 8, 1962, in Haltom City. They were married at St. Luke's Methodist Church by the Rev. Allen A. Peacock. Richard is an actor and rancher and Peggy is administrative assistant for the Bell County Judge. They have lived in Belton for 20 years and in prior years lived in Temple, Austin, Colorado and California.
They have three children, De Powers of Lewisville and Richard Dillard and Chad Dillard both of Belton. They have five grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. Their parents, Faye Dillard and Peggy and J.C. Cook, live in Temple.
They are celebrating their anniversary with a trip to New Mexico and California. A family dinner will be held at a later date.
Peggy and Richard are members of Salado Methodist Church.