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Aug. 9, 1915 - April 2, 2007

FREMONT -- Dorothy Sauls Ballance, 91, 204 N. Goldsboro St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Memorial service will be Wednesday at 4 p.m. at Fremont United Methodist Church, Fremont, with the Rev. Judy Drye officiating.

Ms. Ballance was born in Wayne County and was a member of Fremont United Methodist Church. She was a cosmologist and owner of Fremont Beauty Salon in Fremont for over 65 years.

She is survived by a daughter, Linda G. Smith and her husband, Rex, of Fremont; brother, Norwood Edmundson of California; three grandchildren, Charles Ballance, Christy Bogue and Rex Smith Jr.; and six great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one great-grandchild.

Family will receive friends Wednesday from 3 to 3:45 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Fremont United Methodist Church, Fremont.

Although flowers are welcome, memorial contributions may be directed to Fremont United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 147, Fremont, N.C. 27830.

Condolences to the family may be posted at www.shackleford-howell.com.

Family is being served by Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home, 102 N. Pine St., Fremont.


Published in Obituaries on April 3, 2007 2:44 PM