November 25, 1950 ~ October 16, 2020

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Arlington , VA

Lennis Amos Ballard, 69, of Arlington VA, formerly Glasgow, KY, passed away Friday, October 16, 2020 at Inova Fairfax Hospital, after a brief illness. He was born November 25, 1950 to the late Rev. Martin and the late Nina Ballard. He was a member of Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Amos is survived by his wife, Meg (Manning); four daughters, Karen (Keith) Robbins of Glasgow, Stephanie Trent, Neicy (Kevin) Trent of Hardyville, Mary (Ryan) Eichorst of Munfordville; four sisters, Mattie Wilkerson, Martha (Danny) Coomer, Zeba Thomas, Brenda (Greg) Vincent; four brothers, Teddy Ballard, Leonard (Brandy) Ballard, Joe Ballard, Luke Ballard; parents-in-law, Jim (Dorothy) Manning; brother-in-law, Chris (Paula) Manning; sisters-in-law, Judy Manning and Georgina Ballard; 11 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Frankie, Richard, Johnny Ballard; mother-in-law, Fran Manning; sister-in-law Lou Ella Ballard; brothers-in-law Butch Manning and Floyd Wilkerson; niece Chelsea Manning.

Graveside funeral service for Amos will be 1:00 PM, Thursday, October 22nd at Horse Cave Cemetery, Horse Cave KY. Visitation will be 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wednesday, at A F Crow & Son Funeral Home, Glasgow KY.

All those who wish to honor and remember Mr. Ballard in person at the visitation or service must wear a mask or other appropriate facial covering and practice physical distancing while inside the funeral home for the safety of those in attendance.

A.F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Ballard.


Visitation: October 21, 2020 3:00 pm - October 21, 2020 8:00 pm

A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home
201 East Washington St.
Glasgow, KY 42141


Graveside Service: October 22, 2020 1:00 pm

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  1. I remember when I first moved to Glasgow, Amos was the first family member that Buck introduced me to. Amos became like an uncle to me. Loved me unconditionally. He was one of a kind! Will for sure miss him. Prayers for family.

  2. So sorry for loss He was Kind & Friendly to People He Met Always had A smile when u Seen Him , He will be Greatly Missed Prayers for the Family

  3. My dear Meg, what a shock! I have you in my thoughts and prayers and will try to get in touch in a few days. Alan has my number if you are in the Louisville area. God bless you Honey with strength and understanding. I love you, “Auntie” Joan

  4. You were a good friend and loving husband of our dear friend Meg. Enjoy your eternal rest in Heaven.

  5. To a wonderful person I brought happiness to our lives every time he was a good friend. He will be missed dearly.

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