John D. Ballard
Virginia Beach - John Dean Ballard, 44, of Virginia Beach, passed away on November 7, 2012 in Buxton, NC. Born in Virginia Beach, VA, he is the son of Dean H. and Vicki Felts Ballard. He will be remembered as a beloved son, husband, father, and brother; for his contagious laugh, and for his love of the outdoors and fishing. A native of Virginia Beach, John was a delivery manager for Lowes Home Improvement.
John is survived by his wife Carmen A. Ballard; two daughters Katelynn and Rebeka Ballard of Virginia Beach; a step-daughter, Jerika Pastor of New Jersey; two sisters, Jennifer Ballard Mlinscek and husband Richard of Virginia Beach and Wendy Ballard McLean and husband Douglas of Mason, OH; two nieces, Leanne and Olivia Mlinscek of Virginia Beach; two nephews, Cameron and Calum McLean of Mason, OH, and a large extended family of aunts, uncles, and cousins, both in the United States and Puerto Rico.
The family will receive friends Saturday, November 17, 2012 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at London Bridge Baptist Church pavilion. Services will be private. Condolences may also be offered to the family at http://www.hollomon-brown.com/
. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Hatteras Realty and to all the people of the Outer Banks area of NC for their help.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations in John's memory to the "John D. Ballard College Education Fund For Katelynn and Rebeka Ballard." This may be sent to Vicki Ballard at 9464 Bayfront Drive Norfolk, VA, or made directly to any Wells Fargo Bank.