Rev. William E. Ballard passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2015.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, November 21 at First United Methodist Church, 923 Roland Avenue, Chariton, IA. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Friday, November 20 at Pierschbacher Funeral Home, 914 Roland Avenue, Chariton.
Rev. Ballard served at Council Bluffs, Broadway (Minister of Education); Hamburg; Rock Valley-(Doon, UCC); Dysart; Faith United Parish: Centerville-Cincinnati-Exline-Jerome-Mystic-Numa-Unionville; Nevada; Oskaloosa, Central and Eagle Grove. He retired in 2003.
Survivors include his wife, Sue Ellen, Lacona, IA and sons: Bill of Oskaloosa, IA; Steve of Iowa City, IA and John of Des Moines, IA.
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be given to Lacona Fire and Rescue, a United Methodist Church of your choice or Simpson College.
Bishop Trimble and the Cabinet – November 15, 2015