Van Alstyne Public Library
Thursday 28 July 1994
TRENTON - Johnnie Ballard, 80, of Trenton, died Tuesday at Northeast
Medical Center in Bonham.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Earnheart Funeral Chapel
in Whitewright with the Rev. Charles Morris officiating. Burial will
be in Pilot Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Ballard was born in Grayson County, the daughter of Alvie Redo
Hooker and Georgia Caputh Hooker. In November 1930, she married Wade
Ballard in Durant, Okla.
She retired from Texas Instruments, and was a Baptist.
Pallbearers will be Rick Ballard, Mark Ballard, Tony Ballard, Jerry
Morris, Doyle Morris and Guy Davis.
Surviving are her husband, of Trenton; sons, Derryle Ballard of
Trenton and Billy Wade Ballard of Colorado Springs, Colo.; sisters, Billie
Lavel Warren and Mary Ethel Stephens, both of Sherman; brothers, A.R.Hooker
and Howard Hooker, both of Sherman, and Alton Hooker of Denison; stepbrother,
Clarence Moore of Sherman; stepsister, Clara Moore Hembree of Atlanta,
Ga.; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.