Worlie Ballard - Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery


January 24, 2017


ballard-worlieA graveside service for Worlie Ballard will be held at 2:00pm on Thursday, 01/26/2017 from Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Worlie Ballard 88, of Spanish Fort passed away Monday at his home. Mr. Ballard attended Union University in Jackson, TN where he earned a bachelor of Science Degree. Mr. Ballard was the head basketball coach at Vigor High School From 1954-1961, as well as assistant football coach and biology teacher. In 1961 he began his career with State Farm Insurance Company, and was a agent with them until 2000. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years Dorothy Chunn Ballard. Children Natalie Ballard Frey and her husband John, Barry Dale Ballard and his wife Martha and Sharon Ballard Westerberg and her husband Anders. Grandchildren Barry Dale Ballard, Jr. and his wife Haley, Andrew Ballard Mims, Sr. and his wife Christy, Meagan Ballard Rhodes and her husband William, Hannah Mims Camp and her husband Larry, Jr., Caleb Mims and his wife Aly, Caroline Frey Hutson and her husband William, Elizabeth Frey, Luke Landry, Katrina Westerberg and Amy Westerberg. Great grandchildren. Ben Ballard, Sarah Brooke Ballard, Andrew Mims, Jr., William Mims and Tucker Camp. Funeral Services will be Thursday at 11:00 am at Daphne United Methodist Church. Visitation will be Thursday from 9:00 am until 11:00 am at the church. There will be a graveside service Thursday at 2:00 pm at Mobile Memorial Gardens.

Interment arrangements by Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum, 6100 Three Notch Rd., Mobile, AL 36619 | 251-661-1333

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