Donald B. Ballard



Donald Busch Ballard, 75, of North Myrtle Beach, S.C. and Fredericksburg, passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital.

Donald loved beach music, shag dancing, and playing music. He also enjoyed boating, golfing and working on his cars.

Survivors include his wife, Patti Ballard of North Myrtle Beach, S.C. and Fredericksburg; son Mark Shover (Ginger); daughter Tracy Shover; step-children Rodney Covington (Lori), and Brian Covington (Cindy); grandchildren Chip and Bailey Shover, Michael Covington, Taylor, Emily, and Drew Covington; and sister Joan Branham.

A service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 9 at Covenant Funeral Service Fredericksburg Chapel. The family will receive friends an hour prior at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Rehoboth United Methodist Church, 18580 Partlow Road, Beaverdam, VA 23015.