|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1937|
|Death: ||May 27, 2012|
Hilda "Jackie" Ballew
(July 1, 1937 - May 27, 2012)
Hilda Jacqueline (Jackie) George Ballew, 74, of Chatsworth passed away on May 27, 2012, surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 1, 1937, in Hamilton County, Tennessee, the daughter of the deceased Bill and Vera George. She is preceded in death by brothers, Jessie and Redmond George. She is also preceded in death by brother-in-law, Rev. Raymond Ballew and wife, Glenda Ballew, brothers-in-law, Cecil Ballew and Woody Woodring, and sisters-in-law, Wilma Cowart Woodring and Faye Silvers all of Chatsworth, Georgia.
She is survived by her loving husband, Fred, of 48 years, her son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey and Christy Ballew, and her daughter, Terri Lynne Ballew-Williams. Sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law are Effie and Jim Bishop, Loretta and Claude Springfield, and Charles Silvers. She is also survived by cousins, Linda and Wayne Rodgers and special friends and Kathy Kenney. She has 10 grandchildren: Danyelle and Jessica Steelman, Tyler, Sarah, and Tanner Williams, Keisha, Codie, and Nathan Ballew, Joseph and Trinity Beal. She has 7 great-grandchildren: Ashlyn Colter, Aubrey Mitchell, Koby Tankersley, Kalynn Cantrell, Matthew Peterson, Addison Ritchey, and Brailey Ball. She also has numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs. Ballew was a member of Holly Creek Baptist Church. She served in various leadership positions for both the Girl and Boy Scouts of America. She also served with Murray County Band Boosters.
Mrs. Ballew attended Tennessee Temple College where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration. Employment includes TVA and Patcraft Carpet. She is retired from Chatsworth Water Commission, Steven Tuck M.D., and the Department of Family and Children Services.
Pallbearers are Larry, Kevin, and Christopher Ballew, Gary Cowart, Gerald and Rodney Bishop. Honorary pallbearers are Wayne Rodgers, J.W. Edwards, Claude Parker, and Donald Evans. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m. Services are Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Peeples Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Holly Creek Cemetery. Pastor Danny Cochran will be officiating.
Peeples Funeral Home and Crematory of Chatsworth is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial info from Peeples Funeral Home Online.
Holly Creek Cemetery
Created by: Martha Jean Holmes Saint...
Record added: Jun 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91809646
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