|Birth: ||Jun. 26, 1908|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 2004|
[aka Gladys Waggy and Gladys Himelick].
UPLAND - Gladys Ballinger, 96, formerly of Colonial Oaks nursing home, passed away Friday at 2:49 p.m. in Marion General Hospital.
Myrna Gladys was born in Milford, the daughter of the late Edward and Margaret (Smith) Gregg. She attended Upland High School.
Mrs. Ballinger had been a homemaker, residing in the Upland area since 1922. She was a member of Jefferson Christian Church, where she also was a member of the Women's Christian Temperance Union.
Survivors include two daughters, Dorothea McVicker, Gas City, and Phyllis (Robert) McCoy, Marion; a sister, Ferne (Glen) McQuiston, Marion; 12 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and 16 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Joan Hall; and three husbands, Chester Waggy, Waldo Himelick and Harl Ballinger.
Services Tuesday in Jones-Smith Funeral Home, 259 N. Main St., with the Rev. Lloyd Hall officiating. Burial is in Jefferson Cemetery.
[Note: She md. Chester Waggy 11/22/1924 in Upland; Waldo Himelick 12/31/1972 in Jonesboro; and Harl Ballinger 06/15/1981 in Grant County.]
Edward Gregg (1874 - 1930)
Margaret Iva Smith Gregg (1883 - 1953)
Chester A. Waggy (1902 - 1967)
Robert Waldo Himelick (1899 - 1979)
Harl Husten Ballinger (1905 - 1992)
Joan Ardelle Waggy Hall (1930 - 1999)*
Gladys Gregg Ballinger (1908 - 2004)
Annette G. Gregg Keller (1910 - 1990)*
Mabel Lucille Gregg Howard (1911 - 1944)*
Maintained by: Karen A.
Originally Created by: Tombstoner & Family
Record added: Oct 24, 2004
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