Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

January 29, 2013

Herman Ballew

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Memorial services for Herman Ballew, age 70, of Troup, were 2 p.m. Jan. 28, at First Baptist Church, Mixon.

Services were under the direction of Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

Mr. Ballew passed away Sat,, Jan, 26, 2013 in Tyler.

He was born May 14, 1942 in Oak Grove.

Mr. Ballew was a Baptist, served in the United States Navy, and owned Ballew’s Upholstery in Tyler.

He is preceded in death by his parents James and Margaret Ballew.

Survivors include his wife Vivian Ballew of Troup; son Michael Ballew and wife Shayla of Overton; daughters Laura Jones of Diana and Paula Rambo and husband Trey of Rowlett; brother James E. Ballew and wife Betty of Longview; sisters Dorothy Yates of DeKalb and Peggy Clegg and husband Tom of Ore City; six grandchildren Chance and Callie Tosh, Ryan and Corianne Jones and Cheyenne and Steven Ballew; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society 1301 S. Broadway  Tyler,  TX. 75701 or Hospice of East Texas   4111 University Blvd. Tyler, TX. 75701.