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Dora Ballard

Nov 24th, 1944 - Sep 5th, 2020

Graveside Ceremony: 12 noon, Monday, September 14, 2020, at Rusk Cemetery in Flora 


   Dora K. “Sye” Ballard, age 75, of Clayton, Indiana, passed away Saturday, September 5, 2020, at her home.

   She was born November 24, 1944, in Danville, Illinois, the daughter of Delbert and Myrtle (Ritter) Mikel.  She was united in marriage to Paul E. Ballard and he preceded her in death September 13, 2017. 

   She is survived by her 3 sons: Frank, Jesse, and Sam Ballard; siblings: Jimmy (Doris) Mikel, Carolyn Frost, and Loretta Rhodes; and a sister-in-law: Doris Mikel.

   She was preceded in death by her parents; husband: Paul Ballard; a daughter: Linda; and siblings: Wayne Mikel, Jack Mikel, Pat Wallace, and her twin Nora “Sadie” Waldron. 

   A graveside ceremony will be held at 12 noon, Monday, September 14, 2020, at Rusk Cemetery in Flora.  Those attending are asked to arrive directly at the cemetery.  Arrangements are in the care of Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  To share a memory or condolence visit:     


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September 9th



September 11th

I miss you and all the msges back and forth before you got will always be #1 to me..I love you aunt sye..


September 12th

You will be greatly missed Aunt Sye, Love ya always 💕



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Mark Dunnigan
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Katelynn (caregiver)


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