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Mary Katherine Ballance

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Jan. 26, 1946 — Jan. 4, 2019

Mary K. Ballance, 72, of Wilson, passed away Friday. The family will receive friends 3 - 5 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Mary K. is survived by her husband, James Franklin “Frankie” Ballance of the home; her sons, Samuel “Sam” Cooper Balance, and wife, Jodi, of Morrisville and C.W. Ballance, and wife, Meghan, of Rocky Mount; grandchildren, Breanna Ballance, Roan Wachowicz, Liam Ballance, Lukas Ballance and Mia Ballance; and her brother, Charles William “Bill” Dietze, and partner, Donna Dove, of Lewisville.

The family would like to express their thanks and gratitude to Transitions Hospice of Wake County and the staff of the Zebulon House Alzheimer’s Unit for the loving care and support they gave Mary K.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to charity of one’s choice in Mary K.’s memory.

Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home at www.joyners.net.