Edward Lee Ballard
Graveside services for Mr. Edward Lee Ballard, age 74, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at Ridgecrest Cemetery in Jackson, TN.
Mr. Ballard died Sunday, April 21, 2013 in Alamo, TN.
He was born April 10, 1939 in Gainesboro, TN to the late Joe and Erma Ballard. Mr. Ballard was also preceded in death by his brothers, James and Jearl Ballard; sister, Jody Hensley.
Surviving relatives include his wife, Loretta Ballard; sons, Scott Edward Ballard and wife Malaika, Jerry Ballard and wife Christa; daughter, Lori Ballard Shelton and husband Jerrod; sisters, Rosie Anderson and Wilma Toole; grandchildren, Abby Ballard, Ally Ballard, Annie Ballard, Luke Shelton, Molly Shelton, Max Ballard and Jake Ballard.
Visitation for Mr. Ballard will be held Tuesday, April 23, 2013 from 5-8 p.m., at the Alamo Church of Christ.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Memphis School of Preaching, 3950 Forest Hill Irene Road, Memphis, TN 38125-2560.
Ronk Funeral Home, (731) 696-5555.
Published in The Jackson Sun on Apr. 23, 2013