Obituary found in the Panama City News Herald, Panama City, Bay Co., FLDate:5 Dec 1980
CLARENCE WOODARD SASSARD
Mr. Clarence Woodard Sassard, 80, of Panama City, died in a local hospital Wednesday.A resident of Bay County for 28 years coming from Citrus County Florida.He was a retired Florida Highway Patrol Officer and the First Chief of Police of West Panama City Beach, a veteran of World War II, and of the Baptist faith.Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Katie Sassard of Panama City; one sister, Mrs. Edna Etheridge of Anderson, S. C.; two brothers, Mr. Claude Sassard of Baltimore, Md. and Rev. Ralph Sassard of Newry, S. C.Services will be held Saturday at the Strickland Funeral Home in Crystal River, Fla. at 2 pm with the Rev. Dan Forbes officiating.Interment will follow at the Red Level Cemetery in Crystal River, Florida.