November 19, 1934 ~ July 20, 2010
Born in: Spartanburg, SC,
Resided in: Candler, NC
Bertha Lee Clubb Ballard, 75, of Warren Creek Rd., Candler, died on Tuesday, July 20, 2010, at the Laurels of Hendersonville. A native of Spartanburg, SC, Mrs. Ballard was the daughter of the late Carl William and Cartie Shepherd Clubb. She had retired from American Enka, where she worked as a spinner. Mrs. Ballard is survived by her daughters, Darlene Miller and husband Michael, and Anita Lockhart and husband Michael, all of Candler; son, Greg Ballard and fiancée Donna Ledford, of Fairview; lifetime sister-in-law and best friend, Ethel Penley and her family; grandchildren, Tammy Letterman Fletcher, Jason Letterman, Johnny and Felisha Morgan, Dalton Lockhart, Danyelle and Charles Creasman, V; and three great-grandchildren, Jordan and Hailey Fletcher, and Mia Morgan. A funeral service for Mrs. Ballard will be at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Groce Funeral Home chapel on Patton Ave with the Rev. Chuck Evans officiating. Interment will follow at White Rock Baptist Church Cemetery Her family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to White Rock Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1277, Candler, NC 28715.