Keith Ballard

March 25, 1958December 27, 2012

Keith Ballard, 54, died Thursday, December 27, 2012, at Methodist Hospital in Memphis. He was born March 25,1958 to Laverne and Harold Ballard. He was a member of Thrasher Baptist Church and he worked at APAC as a safty manager.

Funeral Service will be at 2:00 PM Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Thrasher Baptist Church with Bro. Doug Rakestraw and Bro. Excel Burleson officiating. Burial will be in Pisgah Cemetery.

Survivors are his wife, Rhonda Ballard of Rienzi; two sons, Chad (Amanda) Ballard and Bryan Ballard both of Booneville; his mother, Laverne Ballard of Rienzi; three sisters, Connie (Bobby) Bishop of Corinth, Trudys (Marlin) Pitman and Kay (Rickey) Rogers both of Rienzi; two brothers, Danny (Peggy) Ballard of Rienzi and Rickey (Tina) Ballard of Kossuth; three grandchildren, Luke, Laurie, and Levi Ballard all of Booneville; mother-in-law, Oneda Downs of Rienzi; a special great niece, Raleigh Downs of Booenville; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by, his father; one sister, Teresa Bowling; one brother, Tony Ballard.

Visitation will be from 5:00 – 8:00 PM Friday, December 28, 2012 and until 1:00 Saturday at McMillan Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Keith Kelly, Ronnie Chapel, Mike Tucker, Dustin Moore, Jamie Shields, Jeff Johnson, Scott Russell. Honorary Pallbearer is Perry Bobo.


  • Visitation Friday, December 28, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, December 29, 2012

Keith Ballard

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December 29, 2012

Rhonda, Chad & Bryan

I am praying for comfort for you during this difficult time. Cherish the memories!!!

Annett (Koon) Treece

Jackie O'Neal

December 29, 2012

The O'Neal Family