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Jim J. Ballard
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1935
Braggs
Muskogee County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 2005
Tulsa
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA

Jim Ballard was the son of John Ballard and Bertha Langton (both buried at Greenleaf); he had the following siblings: Sallie Ballard Hendricks and Loretta Ballard Jones, both of Tahlequah; Howard Ballard who married Rosie and Hubert Ballard who married Betty, both of Tahlequah; and Maudell Ballard Wichliff, Margie Ballard Oung, and Ima Jean Ballard Sparks.

He married Lena Faye Prichett (buried at Greenleaf); they had the following children: Joyce Ballard who married Leon Torix; Lois Ballard who married Tim Wofford of Tahlequah; Terry Ballard who married Brad Taft of Grand Prairie, TX; and Jimmie Blood Worth of Ratliff City; Cecil and Gerald Ballard both of Tahlequah.

He is survived by 10 grandchildren: Jimmy Don Bloodworth, Kevin Wilson, Jennifer (Stephen) Conpean, Gary Torix, Bethany Gains, Jessica Wofford, Tammie Wofford, Sarah Wofford, Kaelynn Taft and Gregory Taft; and a great-granddaughter: Lillian Conpean. He was preceded in death by a grandson: Greg Torix.

Jim enjoyed fishing, traveling, playing the fiddle, and chicken fighting.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Jackson Ballard (1898 - 1957)
  Bertha Langton Ballard (1903 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Lena Faye Pritchett Ballard (1941 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Howard Ballard (1932 - 2010)*
  Jim J. Ballard (1935 - 2005)
  Hubert Wayne Ballard (1938 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenleaf Cemetery
Tahlequah
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Alice P.
Record added: Jun 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11128773
Jim J. Ballard
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Jim J. Ballard
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Love you papa!! Have a peaceful sleep!
- Jennifer Conpean
 Added: Mar. 23, 2013
Love you Daddy!!!'
- Terri Taft
 Added: Nov. 13, 2011

- Grace, Peace and Love, Karen
 Added: Jun. 8, 2005
 
 
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