Loyd E. Ballowe

  Loyd Eugene Ballowe, 72, of Scottsville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family.

    He was born on June 16, 1947, in Buckingham County, a son of the late James Tyler  and Ida Louise (Adcock) Ballowe.     

     In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Ballowe.  

     Loyd retired as a Lieutenant with the Virginia Department of Corrections, where he had worked for over 28 years and had attended Goshen Baptist Church.  He enjoyed fishing, camping, and hunting, but most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his grandson, Bradley.

     Survivors include his wife of 49 years: Irene Ballowe; a daughter, Joyce B. Banton and husband, John; three step-children: Cheryl Napier, Diane Jamerson and husband, Tony, and John “Bean” Napier; a brother: Wilbur R. Ballowe; a sister: Joyce Ragland; his grandson, Bradley Banton; six step-grandchildren: Christina Powell, Rebecca Smith, DJ Branch, Lisa Snead, Lee Snead, and Jennifer Burns; several step-great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces, nephews, and other extended family members and friends.     

Buried in the Scottsville Cemetery

End of Watch: February 8, 2020