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Life Story / Obituary
Age 70, died December 12, 2015 in Kalamazoo, MI. Ronnie was born September 5, 1945 in Chattanooga, TN, the son of James and Grace (Rollins) Ballard. He was preceded in death by his parent and by 2 brothers: Don and James Ballard. Surviving are his wife, Nancy Avery Ballard and several nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held Thursday 2:30 PM at Ft. Custer National Cemetery followed by a reception from 4 – 6 PM at the Life Story Funeral Home, Betzler-Kalamazoo, 6080 Stadium Drive; (269) 375-2900. Please visit Ronnie’s personal web page at www.lifestorynet.com, where you can archive a favorite memory or photo and sign his online guestbook. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of ones’ choice.