|Birth: ||Dec. 7, 1909|
|Death: ||May 20, 2003|
The Valley Times-News
Date: Wednesday, May 21, 2003
VALLEY -- Mrs. Sara Elizabeth Johnson Ballard, 93, of Valley died Tuesday, May 20, 2003 at Lanier Memorial Nursing Home in Valley.
Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, May 23 at 2 p.m. at Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley with he Rev. Steve York officiating. Burial will follow in Fairfax Cemetery.
Mrs. Ballard is survived by her daughter, Martha Ballard Grapp of Valley, her son, Robert Lee (Joyce) Ballard of Lake Wylie, S. C.; 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
Born Dec. 7, 1909 in the Gray Hill Community in Troup County, Mrs. Ballard had retired from WestPoint Pepperell where she worked in the Towel Shop and later at the Mill Store. She was a member of Fairfax First Baptist Church. Mrs. Ballard was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Lee Ballard; her daughter, Evelyn Ballard Taunton, Sarah Elizabeth Ballard Brackett and Patricia Sue Ballard; and one son, James Reynolds Ballard. She was the daughter of the late Mary Sue White Johnson and Monroe Johnson.
The family respectfully declines the gift of flowers and ask that memorials be made to Fairfax First Baptist Church in her memory.
The family will receive friends Thursday, May 22 from 6 untop 8 p.m. at Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home in Valley.
Contributed by Cynthia Bozeman
Carl Lee Ballard (1895 - 1966)*
Pat Ballard (1934 - 1951)*
Plot: Sec D, Lot 17, Plot 3
Created by: Bennie Gross
Record added: Aug 25, 2008
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