Estella Marie “Stella” <I>Lancaster</I> Ballard

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Estella Marie “Stella” Lancaster Ballard

  • Birth 1 Aug 1908
  • Death 19 Apr 1942
  • Burial Alex, Grady County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Plot Sec. 1S
  • Memorial ID 53080974

D/O Thomas Harrison & Nora Jane [Zemmer] Lancaster.

W/O #1 Buren Murphy. Married: Bef. 1929.
Children of Buren and Stella Murphy:
William D. Murphy
James T. Murphy
Buren Murphy, Jr.
Nora F. Murphy

W/O #2 Johnny A. Ballard. Married: Nov. 16, 1933, Sebastian Co., AR
Children of John and Stella Ballard:
Billy Dewane Ballard
Johnny E. Ballard
Raymond Ballard

Stella (Lancaster) Murphy-Ballard's middle name has been said to be "Lee". Her son, Billy Ballard's obit shows his mother's name as "Stella Marie". It's possible that the "L" shown on her stone is for her maiden name of Lancaster.

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  • Created by: Shirley Bray
  • Added: 31 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53080974
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Estella Marie “Stella” Lancaster Ballard (1 Aug 1908–19 Apr 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53080974, citing Alex Cemetery, Alex, Grady County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Bray (contributor 46533969) .