Earl Douglas Balden

Thursday 16th of July 1925 - Wednesday 6th of March 2019

Earl Douglas Balden

Services

Visitation

Mar 10, 2019 (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Tates Creek Christian Church

3150 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington, KY

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Funeral Ceremony

Mar 11, 2019 (11:00 am )

Tates Creek Christian Church

3150 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington, KY

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Earl Douglas Balden, 93, of Lexington, husband of Frances McGinnis Balden passed away March 6, 2019. Born in Salvisa, KY, he was the son of the late William H. and Mary E. Jarvis Balden. Earl was proudly both an Army (WWII) and Air Force (Korea) veteran. He retired from GTE after 40 years of service. He was a long-time member of Tates Creek Christian Church.


Earl will always be remembered as a devoted husband and a wonderful father. In addition to his loving wife of 71 years, he is survived by their 5 children, Linda (Wayne) Forbes, Glenn (Susan) Balden, Vicki Taylor, John (Lauren) Balden, and William “Bill” (Carla) Balden; 3 grandchildren, Suzanne (John) Combs, Victoria Taylor, and John Earl Balden; one great-granddaughter, Kala Combs; and sister Ola Frances Royalty. In addition to her parents, he was predeceased by his brother and three sisters.


Services will take place at Tates Creek Christian Church: Visitation Sunday from 4-6pm, Funeral Monday at 11am. Burial will follow at Bluegrass Memorial Gardens with military honors. 


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tates Creek Christian Church, 3150 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY 40502 or Bluegrass Christian Camp, 7463 Athens Boonesboro Road, Lexington, KY 40509. 

Guest Book

Ed and Teresa Cordon

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Glen and Susan we are thinking of you during this difficult time. Sending healing prayers and a comforting hug to you and your family. With warm thoughts and prayers. Ed and Teresa Cordon

2 months ago

Willy and Lisa Fogle

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So sorry for your loss. Remember all the love you shared and he is in a better place .

2 months ago