Joe Raymond Ballard, 88

Published 2:19 pm Monday, March 15, 2021

Joe Raymond Ballard, 88, widower of Wilma Winburn Ballard, passed away March 13, 2021. He was born Jan. 10, 1933, to the late Walter and Sophia Witt Ballard in Winchester. He was a U.S. Army veteran, retired from Sylvania Corporation in Winchester, and a member of Calvary Christian Church. He is survived by a daughter, Tina Ballard; son, Joe D Ballard; a sister, Nancy Oliver, and several nieces and nephews. Services will be on Wednesday at Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, at 2 p.m. with Larry Center and Gordon Smith officiating. Visitation will be from noon until the hour of service. Pallbearers are Chris Coney, Jack Ross, Vern Moore, Ron Lewis, Doug Hannah, and Mark McKenzie. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Calvary Christian Church, 15 Redwing Dr., Winchester, KY 40391 or Hospice East, 407 Shoppers Dr., Winchester, KY 40391. Services provided by Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home.