King, age 91 of Galveston passed away
Friday, March 9, 2007 at Turner Geriatric
Center in Galveston. Funeral services will
be held at 2:00 pm Monday, March 12, 2007 at
Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church
with the Reverend Ray Pinard and Randy
Miller officiating. Entombment will follow
at Galveston Memorial Park Mausoleum in
Hitchcock. The family will receive visitors
at Carnes Brothers Funeral Home on Sunday
from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm where a prayer
service will be held at 6:30 pm led by
Pastor Arnold Morton.
Callie was born January 7, 1916 in
Livingston, Texas to Landron Benton Ballard
and Beulah Turner Ballard. She was a member
of the Abundant Life Church of Galveston
where she faithfully served the Lord for
many years. She was most known for being the
owner and operator of Nana�s Christian Day
Care Center in Galveston where she shared
the love of Christ with countless numbers of
children for over 40 years.
Preceded in death by her parents, survivors
include her sons, Fred King and wife Aline
and Donald King all of Galveston; 11
grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and
12 great-great grandchildren and numerous
other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers are Frederick King, Donald King,
Jr., Richard King, Freddie L. King, Jeff
Harrington, and Delvin Rodriguez.