Dinah Ballard was born Monday, July 19, 1954 in Trousdale County, TN, the daughter of Dean Sexton Griffin, who survives and the late Raymond Wilson Presley. On September 18, 1992 she was married to Jimmy “Boomer” Ballard, who survives. Besides her father, brothers, Raymond William and Randy Presley preceded her in death. For five years she worked at Lafayette Wal-mart and the last few worked at Sumner Regional Medical Center as a CNA.
She is survived by: husband, Jimmy “Boomer” Ballard; mother, Dean Sexton Griffin; daughters, Penny (Lance) Hoff, Anita Rios all of Lafayette, TN, Crissy Leann Cowan, Baxter, TN; brothers, Bobby Ray (Faye) Presley, Myrtle Beach, SC; Robert Keith (Karie) Griffin, William Kelley Griffin all of Lafayette, TN; grandchildren, Austin, Kyson, Selena & Colin.
Alexander Funeral Home, Lafayette, TN, directors.