Nellie Ballard Dies; Services SetI n Chapel Mrs. Nellie Elizaeth Ballard succumbed August 22 in Bakers- field. She was born January 8, 1896, in Shelbyville, Ind. She came to the West Side in 1919 and had resided in the Derby Acres area for the past 21 years. She is survived by her husband Frank N. Ballard; five sons, Ivan of Ventura. James Eldon of Elk Hills, Ed and Joseph of Derby Acres and Jack of Lost Hills; two daughters, Mrs. Lodema Lunning of Long Beach and Mrs. Lorena Root of Ventura; 13 grandchildren and three brothers. Ralph Dake of Fellows. Virgil Dake of El Monte and Clyde Dake of Taft. Funeral services will be con- ducted Monday in the Erickson and Brown Chapel. William O. Erickson will officiate with interment in the West Side District Cemetery.