Oklahoma Cemeteries Website
butterfly
image
Click here to break out of frames
This information is available for free. If you paid money for a
subscription to get to this site, demand a refund.

Joe "Jody" Wendle Ballard
© Cheyenne Star
Submitted by: Wanda Purcell


Funeral services for Joe "Jody" Wendle Ballard, 77, long-time resident of Rocky Ford, Colorado, was held at 10:00 a.m., Monday at Ustick-Donelson Funeral Home with Rev. Charles Chipman officiating. Music was provided by Betty Jo Thomas and Keith Waggoner.

Mr. Ballard passed away Thursday, at Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center where he had been hospitalized for 5 weeks for treatment of a respiratory condition.

He was born September 8, 1910 in Rankin, Oklahoma to Wilbert and Lillie Mae Farnsworth Ballard.

He was a retired Comptroller for Bray Lines, Inc.; was a deacon emeritus of First Baptist Church and served on the board of directors for Rocky Ford Federal Credit Union, including one term as president. He also served as an investment officer for a period of time.

He is survived by his widow, Rae Ballard of the home; two daughters, Betty Jo Ness of Cedaredge; and Pat Hotchkiss of Cucamonga, California; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and two brothers, Royal Ballard of Altus, Oklahoma; and Kenneth Ballard of Wewoka, Oklahoma.

He was preceded in death by one brother, one sister and his parents.

Burial was in the Rocky Ford Cemetery with Ustick-Donelson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.



| Obit Index| |Roger Mills County Cemetery Page| |Home|




This page was updated: Sunday, 13-Dec-2020 13:00:48 CST
This site may be freely linked, but not duplicated in any way without consent.
All rights reserved! Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!
© 2000-2021 Oklahoma Cemeteries

The information on this site is provided free for the purpose of researching your genealogy. This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, for your own research, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The information contained in this site may not be copied to any other site without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material, you must have their permission. All information found on these pages is under copyright of Oklahoma Cemeteries. This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter or source of the information will retain their copyright. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Oklahoma Cemeteries to make it available online. This material will always be available at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.