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Mitchell Ballenger, 59, Russell County, KY (1962-2022)

Mitchell B. Ballenger, 59, of Jamestown, KY passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at his residence.

He was born in Columbia, KY on August 23, 1962, a son of Mary L. McQueary, of Jamestown, KY and the late Barkley R. Ballenger. He served in the U.S. Navy.

He was the widower of Betty (Dixon) Ballenger.

Mitchell is survived by

mother Mary L. McQueary

three daughters, Heather Ross, Felicia Simon, and Lisa Burchett

three sons Mitchell(Breanna) Ballenger, II. Damon Ballenger, and Bryan Lawhorn

two sisters, Cindy(Bobby) Antle, and Melissa Bolin

He is also survived by 8 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild as well as nieces, nephews, and friends.

He is preceded in death by his father, wife Betty Ballenger and step-sons Mark and Paul Montgomery.

Funeral Service will be held 1pmCT on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY with Bro. Sheldon Hale and Bro. Stan Milby officiating.

Public Visitation will be held 11am on Tuesday. Dixon Cemetery Jamestown, KY.

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