Dollie Mae Ballinger

December 21, 1929 - November 01, 2009

Dollie Mae Radford Ballinger, 79, of Willis passed away Sunday, November 1, 2009 at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde “Coon” Ballinger. She is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Darlene and Ronald Shelor, Phyllis Jean and Carl Palmer, Frances and Merl Martin; four sons and daughters-in-law, Clyde, Jr. and Jeannie Ballinger, Jack and B. J. Ballinger, William Ballinger, Johnnie Ballinger; special grandson, Jonathan Ballinger; twelve grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren, two sisters and brothers-in-law, Nancy and John Setliff, Laura Faye and Gerald Duncan. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at Gardner Funeral Home with the Rev. Roy Turpin and Rev. Ralph Duncan officiating. Interment will follow in the Ballinger Family Cemetery. Friends may call after 1 p.m. on Tuesday at Gardner Funeral Home, where the family will be from 6 until 8 p.m. Online condolences may be made to

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Lori and John Day

November 02, 2009

We're sorry to hear this news, Johnnie and Willie. I hope that the both of you and your family will be comforted by lasting memories. Your neighbors, Lori and John Day 2006 Fairview Ch. Rd. Floyd, Va.

Mary Alice Akers

Hillsville Va
November 02, 2009

Sorry to hear about your Mother.I use to babysit for her years ago.Will remeber you all in my prayers. Love Mary

Linda akers Duncan

Christiansburg, Va.
November 02, 2009

Sorry for the lost of Mother.I remeber going to school with some of you, I also remeber all the Family because my Sister Mary use to babysit.Back in the good old days. My prayers will be with each one of you. Love Linda

Joni Juba

1952 Fairview Church Rd. SW
November 04, 2009

Johnnie and Willie, Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this special time. Your friend and neighbor, Joni