John Astor Pollard, Jr., 49 of Evington, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. He was a son of Rosa Bruks Braxton who survives and the late John Pollard, Sr, although he was raised by his grandmother, Nora Lousie Burks, who survives. He is survived by his wife, Angela Dale Campbell Pollard and a daughter, Ashby S. Pollard. A funeral service was conducted on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012 at 11 am Huddleston Church of God of Prophecy. Interment was in the church cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Huddleston.