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Alice Ruth Benfield Ballard
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1922
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 2006

RUTHERFORDTON Mrs. Ruth Benfield Ballard, 84, formerly of Shelby, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2006, at Willow Ridge Nursing Home.

Ruth was born in Gaston County and was a cook and co-owner, with her husband, the late Adkin Caldwall Ballard, of Home Carry Out Restaurant in Shelby.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Cherryville. Ruth Loved to cook, paint, ceramics, decorating and crocheting.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, Buren Benfield and Elsie Mae Flowers Benfield; a son, Roger Adkin Ballard; a brother, J.A. Benfield; and sisters, Pauline Benfield Sigmon and Ann Benfield Coggin.

Burial: City Memorial Cemetery, Cherryville

Published online: Shelby Star 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Adkin Caldwell Ballard (1916 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Roger Adkin Ballard (1941 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cherryville City Memorial Cemetery
Cherryville
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
Record added: Jan 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17348697
Alice Ruth <i>Benfield</i> Ballard
Added by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
 
Alice Ruth <i>Benfield</i> Ballard
Added by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
 
Alice Ruth <i>Benfield</i> Ballard
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- Elizabeth Marlow O.
 Added: Jan. 7, 2007
 
 
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