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 Pearlie Smith <I>Gazaway</I> Ballard

Pearlie Smith Gazaway Ballard

Death 16 Nov 2012 (aged 74)
Burial Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 100830552 · View Source
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Mrs. Pearlie M. Ballard, 74, of Starkville, MS, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2012 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.

Mrs. Ballard was a member of New Life Worship Center in Bradley and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Ballard, parents, Bennie and Bell
Gazaway; sons, Donald and Benny Smith; brothers, Thomas Gazaway, Edward Gazaway, William Gazaway, Tony Gazaway, Bennie (Bub) Gazaway and Lavell Shank.

Pearlie is survived by daughters, Debra Buford of Starkville, MS; Jammie Reed of Starkville, MS; and Kathe Hosford of Starkville, MS; sons, Wayne Smith of Starkville, MS; and Dennis Smith of Tampa, FL; sisters, Dot Dawkins of Starkville, MS and Daisy Gorsuch of Goshen, IN; brothers, Walter Gazaway of Sturgis, MS; and George Gazaway of Maben, MS; 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Visitation for Mrs. Ballard will be held on Sunday, November 18, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville. A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 19, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Welch Funeral Home Chapel conducted by Rev. Donnie Davis. Burial will follow in Betheden Cemetery in Winston County.

Compliments of the funeral home on-line site.

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  • Created by: Linda
  • Added: 17 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100830552
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pearlie Smith Gazaway Ballard (10 Jul 1938–16 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100830552, citing Beth Eden Lutheran Church Cemetery, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Linda (contributor 47388740) .