Norma Sue Ballou, age 80, of 12th Street, Williamsburg, Kentucky passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Baptist Health in Corbin, Kentucky. She was born on December 1, 1935 in Williamsburg, Kentucky to the late Robert Lee Jones and Mary (Parks) Jones. She was also preceded in death by her grandson, Dempsey Ballou, brothers, Albert Jones, Bob Jones and Carl Jones; and sisters, Dora Douglas, Amy Cox, Edna Taylor, Sarah Shelton and Lora Holsomback. Norma was a member of Main Street Baptist Church for over 70 years. She was an avid member of several civic groups and enjoyed her church activities.
She is survived by her husband, Dr. Bert Ballou of Williamsburg; two sons, Tim Ballou (Carol) of Santa Clarita, California and Judge Dan Balllou (Angie) of Williamsburg; two granddaughters, Lauren Ballou and Megan Ballou of Santa Clarita, California; three step-granddaughters, Bailee Jarboe, Kailee Jarboe and Chaynee Jarboe of Williamsburg; two sisters, Almeda Powers of Richmond, Kentucky and Phyllis Gaddy of Burlington, North Carolina; special sister-in-law, Nancy Jones of Williamsburg; special family members, Phyllis Fore and Gail Rhoades of Williamsburg; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from 2:00 P.M. until the funeral hour on Sunday, May 1, 2016 at Main Street Baptist Church.
The Funeral Service will be at 4:00 P.M. Sunday, May 1, 2016 at the Main Street Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Wright and Dr. Jerry Lowrie officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Highland Cemetery. Russell Jones, Rob Jones, Joe Keith Jones, Benny Taylor, David Ballou, Phil Brennenstuhl, Judge Brent Brennenstuhl, David Lennon, Donnie Witt, Bill Johnson, Lt. Col. Steve Croley, Russell Jones and Jim Powers will serve as pallbearers.
The family requests instead of sending flowers, "do a good deed for someone in need."