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Paul J. Pollard of Hayes, died at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital on Monday, May 30, 2022, at the age of 88. He was a native of Everetts, N.C., and son to the late William and Hattie Butler Pollard. On Nov. 27, 1951, Paul married Betty Jean Pollard and in 1953 joined the U.S. Army, honorably discharged in 1955. He began his electrical career after moving to Virginia in 1956; they became members of Parkview Church of God in 1957 where Paul served faithfully as a Deacon and Superintendent of Sunday school. He was a member of IBEW LU 1340. Ordained in 1980 serving his first Church at the East End of Newport News Church of God; in 1988 he was pastor at New Life Tabernacle in Hayes and a longtime devoted member of World Outreach Worship Center, Denbigh Blvd., Newport News. In addition to his parents, grandson, Murchie Paul; siblings, Johnny, Robert, Thomas, Louise, Essie, Betty, and Lillian preceded him in death. He is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Jean; two sons, Danny Pollard (Joyce), Randy Pollard (Rita); four grandchildren, Corey Pollard, Brett Pollard, Kristina Hull, Ashley Pollard; 10 great-grandchildren, Knox, Rivers, Ava June, Myra, Judah, Summer, Brady, Seth, Natalie, Melanie, and numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at Hogg Funeral Home on Friday, June 3, 2022, from 11:30-12:30 p.m., and a 1 o’clock service in the chapel conducted by Pastor Russel Evanson. Entombment at Hampton Memorial Gardens will be private. In memory of our loved one, contributions may be made to World Outreach Worship Center, ATTN: Mission Fund, 1233 Shields Road, Newport News, Va. 23608. Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.