Martha Ellen Hancock Obituary
cop. Martha Ballew Died In St. Louis; Funeral Services Here Mrs. Martha Ellen Hancock Ballew. born in Johnson county, 111., died in St. Louis, Mo., at 344!) Utah street, Tuesday morning. May 8, at 8:30 o'clock. Mrs. Ballew united with the Baptist church when a girl and in 1890 united with the Christian church at Pomoua. She married Daniel Ballew 'in 1SS4. He died in 1921. Mrs. Ballew moved from Pomona in where she rim to st. resided with Robert C. ' Ballew. Three children preceded their mother in death, Leonard Ballew, Mrs. Laura Smith and Cloma Agnes Ballew.. . Surviving relatives include the son, Robert C. Ballew of St. Louis, a daughter, Mrs. Effie Maynor of Peoria,' a. stepson, Henry Ballew of Murp.hysboro. and ten grandchildren.- . Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 1 o'clock at the- First P.resbyterian church with the Rev. B. A. Colemaii in charge and .interment will be in Tower Grove, cemetery. Louis, a son.