Clipped From The Indianapolis Star
Mum BESSIE E. DONAHUE BALLARD, 77. Indianapolis, died Jan. 12. She was a laundress for DelMar Nursing Home for 21 years, retiring in 1994. She was a; member of Bible Baptist Church. Services: 2 p.m. Jan. 15 In Flanner & Buchanan Morris Street Mortuary, with calling Jan. 14 from 3 to 9 p.m. and Jan. 15 after 9 a.m. Burial: Floral Park HCemetery. She was the widow of William Edward Ballard. Survivors: daughter Marchetta Wetzel: sons William William Earl, Marvin Eugene Ballard; sis-tecMary sis-tecMary sis-tecMary A. Marshall; 21 grandchll-djwn;J29 grandchll-djwn;J29 grandchll-djwn;J29 great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren.