Lou Ella Ballard, 69, of Glasgow, died Saturday, May 6, 2017, at her residence.
Born in Glasgow, she was the daughter of the late Billie and Laura Fields Emmitt.
Mrs. Ballard was a member of Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church and a former employee of R. R. Donnelley's.
Survivors include her husband, Teddy Ballard, of Glasgow; two daughters, Loretta Combs (John) and Tonya McClellan (Marty), both of Glasgow; two sons, Teddy Lee "Bear" Ballard (Connie) and Matt Ballard (Elizabeth Oglesby), both of Glasgow; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren; a sister Billy Sue Ballard; and a brother, Jimmy Emmitt, both of Glasgow.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Wayne Ballard; a daughter, Lisa Ballard Green; and a sister, Sarah Jeannette Whitworth.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Published on  May 8, 2017