Modena Inez Ballard, 78, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013.
Graveside service is 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Gibtown Cemetery. Burial is under the direction of White’s Funeral Home in Weatherford.
Modena Inez Anderson was born March 5, 1935, to M.H. and Cleo Phillips Anderson. She graduated from Poolville High School and met and married Virgle Ballard Dec. 22, 1951, in Poolville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and sisters Janie Lee Sneed and Mozelle Anderson.
Survivors include her loving husband of 61 years, Virgle Ballard of Poolville; daughter Carlene Ivester and husband, Dan, of Springtown; granddaughter Tiffany Harrison and Rod Sharp of Runaway Bay; grandson Matthew Harrison and Briar of Denton; great-grandchildren Sydney Sharp and Jason Sanford; brothers Johnny Anderson of Weatherford and Daniel Anderson of Mineral Wells; sisters Yvonne Shepard and Mildred Katrycz, both of Weatherford; several nieces and nephews; and many family members and friends.