Ellen Elizabeth Ballard
December 14, 1916 – January 12, 2021
Mrs. Ellen (Friday) Ballard, born December 14, 1916, went to be with the Lord on January 12, 2021. She was a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church in Stanley, NC and has been a true example of God’s love to her family and community.
She was proceeded in death by her husband, Forest Huston Ballard Sr. and sons: Huston, Ronald, and Jerry Ballard.
She is survived by her daughter, Rebecca Ballard Pittillo, 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service is planned at Hillcrest Gardens, Mount Holly. Rev. Noel Sweezy will officiate.
Mrs. Ellen was a loved member of her community and the family would like to thank you for your thoughts and prayers. No food is necessary but in lieu of flowers please make donations to The First United Methodist Church, 5481 Hickory Grove Road, Stanley, NC 28164
Fond memories of Ellen and condolences for the family may be left at www.carothersfuneralhomestanley.com.
The staff at Carothers Funeral Home in Stanley is honored to serve the Ballard family.