Lila "Dody" Pouliot, of Batesville, AR, passed away March 13, 2019 in her home.
She was born April 1, 1933 to Ray and Madge (Weitzel) Stoddard and grew up on the family dairy farm in Wisconsin.
Dody and her family moved to Batesville in 1966. She has since made numerous friends, raised five children and married George Pouliot on 9-9-99. She retired from White Rodgers and continued to enjoy spending time with her grandchildren, volunteering at the Batesville museum, being involved with the Red Hat Society and was an active member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church.
She is survived by her husband George Pouliot, sons Patrick "Bo" Smith (Karen), Steve Smith, Terry Smith, daughters Janet Jordan (Gary), Carolyn Irwin (Seth), step-son Edward Pouliot, and step-daughters, Melinda Purdy and Lillian O'Connelle; six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, three step-grandchildren and one step-great grandchild, along with several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Reginald Stoddard, Roland Stoddard, Juanita "Bunny" Crary and Jeannine "Teeny" Walsh.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, March 22, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Batesville.