|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1925|
|Death: ||Aug. 29, 2003|
Dewey's grandfather was
James Dewey Ballard
and his grandmother was
Beda Josephine Canup
Obituary published in The Charlotte Observer on Aug. 30, 2003.
CONCORD -- Mr. Ballard, age 78, of 2868 Joe Bost Rd., Concord, died Friday, August 29, 2003 at his residence.
Funeral service will be 2:00 pm Sunday at Cold Springs United Methodist Church, conducted by Rev. Randy Wall, burial will follow in the church cemetery. The Ballard family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 pm Saturday evening at Gordon Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant.
Mr. Ballard was born March 12, 1925 in Cabarrus County, NC son of the late James Ballard and Josie Cannup Ballard. He was a member of Cold Springs United Methodist Church. He was retired plant supervisor at UNCC Charlotte. A World War II US Army Veteran, serving in the Battle of The Bulge and receiving a Bronze Star.
He is survived by his wife Fannie Scott Ballard; son, Jerry Ballard and wife Brenda Kale Ballard of Concord; daughter, Judy Fisher and husband Eddie Fisher of Concord; brothers, Kenneth Ballard of Stanfield, and Jimmy Ballard of Jacksonville, FL; sisters Mary Alice Love of Concord, and Evelyn Aldridge of Mt. Pleasant; granddaughter, Anne-Marie Key of Mooresville; and great granddaughter, Mary Katherine Key.
Memorial may be directed to Hospice of Cabarrus County, PO Box 1235, Concord, NC 28026 or Cold Springs United Methodist Church, 2550 Cold Springs Rd., Concord, NC 28025.
Gordon Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant is assisting the Ballard family.
James Dewey Ballard (1903 - 1955)
Beda Josephine Canupp Ballard (1906 - 1989)
Fannie Catherine Scott Ballard (1924 - 2013)*
Judy Diane Ballard Fisher (1949 - 2012)*
Dewey Eugene Ballard (1925 - 2003)
Blanna Rose Ballard Burleyson (1929 - 1966)*
Kenneth Franklin Ballard (1934 - 2013)*
Mary Alice Ballard Love (1936 - 2012)*
Peggy Juanita Ballard Moose (1941 - 1978)*
Beda Virginia Ballard (1943 - 1945)*
Thy Kingdom Come Thy Will Be Done
Cold Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Brenda Kale Ballard
Record added: Oct 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43520413