Stephen "Stewy" Ballinger, 35, Frankfort, died at his home Saturday morning. A Celebrtion of Life was held Monday, 7:00p.m. at LeCompte-Johnson-Taylor Funeral Home. Rev. Mike Napier officiated. Burial will be at Grove Hill Cemetery, Shelbyville, at a later date.
A native of Frankfort, he was the son of Arthur and Cecie Harris Ballinger. He was a former employee of American Wire. He enjoyed spending time with his children, fishing, listening to music and was a "fixer" whether with cars, plumbing or anything broken.
Survivors include his parents; a daughter, Makaya Ann Marie Ballinger; a son, Benjamin David Edward Ballinger; two brothers, Bobby and David "Bird" Ballinger; favorite uncle, David Harris; former wife, Katy Ballinger, all of Frankfort, and several other uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home to cover funeral expenses.
LeCompte-Johnson-Taylor Funeral Home
1725 Louisville Road
Frankfort, KY 40601
Published in The Sentinel-News from Jan. 21 to Jan. 31, 2014