Cornelia Lambert Ballard

Published 5:00 am Thursday, July 3, 2003

Services for Cornelia Lambert Ballard of Monticello are 2 p.m.,Wednesday, July 2, at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with burial inLambert Cemetery in Jayess.

Mrs. Ballard, 89, died June 30, 2003, at her residence. She wasborn in Monticello on Sept. 25, 1913, to Vince Lambert and PollieLambert.

She was a retired final inspector at Kellwood Manufacturing Co.,where she worked for 29 years. She was a member of New Hope BaptistChurch.

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Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, ToxieBallard; one daughter, Donna Dean Ballard; her brothers, SylvesterLambert, Sherman Lambert, Simpson Lambert, Edward Lambert and RayLambert; and her sister, Julia Nelson.

Survivors are her sons, V.W. Ballard, Carey Ballard and ToxieHigdon Ballard, all of Monticello; her daughter, Modena B. Wilsonof Monticello; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and 11great-great-grandchildren.