- Cullman, Alabama

October 6, 2012

Elfriede Herta Ballard

Hanceville Funeral Home

CULLMAN — Elfriede Herta Ballard

Funeral services for Elfriede Herta Ballard, 87, of Crane Hill will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Bethany Baptist Church, Milt Hill and Timothy Davis officiating, with interment in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state one hour prior to services.

Hanceville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Ballard passed away Friday, Oct. 5, at her residence. She was a member of Bethany Baptist Church and the WMU.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Theodore and Marie Steinbeck Bogaschewsky; her husband, Louie I. Ballard; and two daughters, Judy Ballard and Nancy-Ann Ballard.

Survivors include a son, Norman (Connie) Ballard; two daughters, Mary Ruth Ballard and Nancy (Louie) Green; a brother, Robert Bogaschewsky; three grandchildren, Louie Green Jr., Robert Green and Wayne Ballard; nine great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.