Iness Jane Ballard, 97 of Phenix City, Alabama passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2012 in Columbus, GA. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 3770 Hwy. 431 N., Phenix City, AL with Pastor Bobby Watford officiating. Burial will follow in Lakeview Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at the funeral home.
Mrs. Ballard was born October 21, 1914 in Alexander City, AL, daughter of the late Albert and Rosie Jarvis Mahan. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Coadis Ballard and her two sons, Bobby Ballard and Carl Ballard.
Survivors include her three daughters, Syble Stephens of Phenix City, AL, Peggy Yon of Smiths, AL and Patricia Mack of Phenix City, AL, 14 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren 11 great great grandchildren and a host of extended family and friends.
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