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Judith Mae Ballard

Judith Mae Ballard, age 80, of Bush, Illinois, passed away Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 2:30pm at Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Illinois.

Judith was born May 28, 1941 in Colp, Illinois. Judy was the daughter of Leslie and Lyda (Duke) Webb. She married the love of her life, Bobby Joe Ballard on December 23, 1960 in Bush, IL. Unfortunately December 14, 2013 Bobby Joe Passed away. Judith raised two beautiful daughters- Tonya and Regina. She attended the Royalton Apostolic Church and was a former member of the Apostolic Pentecostal Church of St. Louis.

She is survived by two daughters, Tonya (Randy) Mocaby of Fairmont, WV and Regina F. Gallops of Desoto, IL; four grandchildren, Jordan Mocaby, Taylor (Justin) Benge, Brianna Gallops, and Maelena Gallops; two great-grandchildren, Justice Benge and Kyler Benge; and her parents, Leslie Melville and Lyda Velma Webb. She is preceded in death by her spouse Bobby Joe Ballard and two sisters, Betty Mayers and Jerry L. Webb.

There will be no services at this time. Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin is assisting the family with final arrangements.

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A candle was lit in memory of Judith Ballard

Cara Day Dec 16 2021 8:56 PM

7 Judy and I went all through school together we walked home every evening through bush that was for Good Times

SANDRA SHAFER Dec 12 2021 7:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Judith Ballard

Brianna Gallops Dec 11 2021 9:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Judith Ballard

Justin Benge Dec 11 2021 4:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Judith Ballard

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