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Birth: Feb. 9, 1941
Holy Cross
Marion County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 2012
Marion County
Kentucky, USA

Saturday, August 18th, 2012 | Posted by admin

Bernice Ballard, 71, Holy Cross

Bernice Ballard, 71, of Holy Cross, died Friday, Aug. 17, 2012, at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She was born Feb. 9, 1941, in Holy Cross. She was a retired employee of the Marion County Board of Education.


She was preceded in death by her parents, Rueben and Anna Belle Medley Smith; two brothers, Juddie Smith and Earl Smith; and one sister, Wilbie Corbett.

Survivors include her husband of 51 years, James Ballard; three sons, Scott Ballard and his wife Ruth Ann, John Ballard and his wife Stephanie, all of New Hope, and Neil Ballard and his wife Lara of Mount Washington; one daughter, Karen Nalley and her husband Donnie, both of Loretto; two sisters, Barbara Ann Fogle and her husband Gerald, both of Holy Cross, and Ada Jane Hamilton and her husband Dee Dee of Loretto; two brothers, Aaron Smith of Richmond, Ind., and John Edgar Smith and his wife Grace, both of Bardstown; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Holy Cross, with burial in the church cemetery. The Rev. R. Joseph Hemmerle will be the celebrant.

Visitation is 3-8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, at Mattingly Funeral Home, 195 Holy Cross Road, Loretto with a prayer service at 5 p.m.

Memorial donations may go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 301 East Main Street, Suite 100, Louisville, KY 40202-1077
Holy Cross Cemetery
Holy Cross
Marion County
Kentucky, USA
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Record added: Aug 18, 2012
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Bernice <i>Smith</i> Ballard
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