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Laurence A. Ballard "Larry"  
(Age 70)  

Larry was born in Washington, DC to the late Caleb H. and Alise J. Ballard. He entered into eternal peace on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at his home in Silver Spring, MD. Larry will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Carolyn N. Edwards; sister, Mena Young-Harris (Joseph); two nephews; parents-in-law, Joe Wise and Christine Edwards; special friends, Marsha Gilchrist, James Gilchrist, and Otis Pitts Jr., along with other beloved family and friends. A celebration of Larry's life will take place on Saturday, September 8 with visitation from 12:30 p.m. until time of service 1:30 p.m. at Fort Lincoln Funeral Home, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD 20722.

Published in The Washington Post from Sept. 5 to Sept. 7, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Fort Lincoln Funeral Home
3401 BLADENSBURG RD | Brentwood, MD 20722 | (301) 864-5090
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