Charles Donald "Donney" Ballard, 55, of Cabot died Monday, June 10, 2013. He was born July 19, 1957 in Blytheville, to Charles Donald Ballard and Carol Ballard. He was co-owner of A&B Foreign Car Repair in Cabot with his business partner Adam Adams.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Donald and Carol Ballard; and sister, Karen Ballard.

Survivors include his wife, Donna Ballard; children, Michael Ryan Ballard and wife Jennifer Renee, Charles Raymond Ballard and wife Vanessa Renee; siblings, Mark Ballard and wife Annie, Eric Ballard, Wanda Callahan and husband David; mother and father-in-law, Nadine and Roy Blazer; and nieces and nephews; and five great-nieces and nephews.

A memorial service was held 10 a.m. Friday, June 14, 2013, at Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home. Burial was in Chapel Hill Memorial Park.

The family request that you take a child hunting or fishing in his memory.

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