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Geneva Valeria King Ballard


Geneva Valeria King Ballard, 91, died Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center in Wilmington.
The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 21 at Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 2020 Woodyard Road, with Rev. Jeremy Buie officiating. Viewing will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 20 at Peoples Funeral Home in Whiteville and Saturday, April 21 one hour prior to and following the service at the church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Surviving are two sons, Curtis King of Riegelwood and Garrett Ballard of Lawton, Okla.; one daughter, Patricia Ballard of Kelly; one sister, Alethia Stanley of Riegelwood; and 10 grandchildren.
Friends may visit the family at 709 Black Rock Road, Riegelwood.

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