In Memory of




Obituary for Judith Carol Ballard

Judith C. Ballard, 75, of Logan (formerly of Fayetteville, WV), entered gates of Heaven July 9, 2020 at home with her loved ones.

She was born December 14, 1944 at Mammoth, WV to the late Ernest and Louise Holstein.

She is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Douglas of Logan; her three sons, Curtis (Carla) Ballard of Lenoir, NC, Terry (Beth) Ballard of Logan, and Kent of Logan; two brothers Linus (Annie) Holstein of Salisbury, NC, Dale (Kathy) Holstein of Rand, WV; four grandchildren, Ashley, Derek, Samantha, and Todd; one great granddaughter; a host of nieces and nephews. She loved her family very dearly and worked tirelessly her entire life to provide a great life for them, for which she will always be loved and remembered.

A brief memorial service will be held Sunday, July 12 at 4pm at the Chief Logan State Park Cabins. The Rev. Mason Ballard will be officiating.

Online condolences may be left at or the Akers-James Funeral Home Facebook page.

Akers-James Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.