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Carey Revis Ballard

Carey Revis Ballard, 50, was called home from this life on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Lawrence County Hospital in Monticello. Revis was born August 19, 1966 in Lawrence County to Carey and Betty Hyde Ballard.
Services were held Friday, August 18, 2017 at New Hope Baptist Church with graveside services following in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Chad Ballard presided over the services. Wilson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Ballard enjoyed his grandchildren, his family and his friends. He was also known as Driveshaft to his fellow truckers. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
Surviving Revis are his wife, Sherry Ballard; one daughter, Alex Ballard (David) of Monticello; mother, Betty L. Ballard of Jayess; sisters, Tammy Beard (Keith) and Karen Price (Roger) of Jayess and two grandchildren, Aidan and Bailey Ballard.
Preceding him in death were his father, Carey Ballard and grandparents, Toxie and Cornelia Lambert Ballard and Isabel Hyde.
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