Mr. Lester Ballard, 95 of Brighton, passed away on November 4, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. Mr. Ballard, the widower of Mrs. Edna Marie Tindall Ballard, was a loving father and poppy, a maintenance mechanic, United States Navy Veteran that served during World War II, and a member of the Methodist Church.
Mr. Ballard is survived by his daughters, Sylvia Percy (Les) of Brighton and Sandra Fogleman (Ray) of Washington, Utah; his son, Lesley Ballard (Laurie) of Millington; six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. Mr. Ballard was preceded in death by his parents, William Ernest and Stella Coker Ballard; and his siblings, Ruby Hammons, Pat Northern, Jayroe Ballard, and Marvin Ballard.
Visitation for Mr. Ballard will be held on Tuesday night, from 5:00 - 8:00 PM, at the Maley-Yarbrough Chapel. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 6th, at 1:00 PM. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery in Henning, TN.
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