Agnes W. Ballantyne

Agnes W. Ballantyne

Agnes W. Ballantyne, 94, of Gillespie passed away at 9:19 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Lewisville, Texas.

She was born Aug 27, 1924, in Saltcoats, Scotland, to the late Francie and Susan Conn. She immigrated to America in 1948 and married Bill Ballantyne in 1950; he preceded her in death in 2009.

Surviving are a son, Bill (Lynn) Ballantyne of O’Fallon, Mo.; a daughter, Susan (Larry) Syfert of Lewisville, Texas; grandsons, David (Erica) Ballantyne, Alex (fiancée Shelby Arnold) Syfert, and Jonathan (Megan) Syfert; granddaughter, Lauren (Matthew) Dugan; three great-grandchildren, Jacob Ballantyne, Claire Agnes Ballantyne and Samuel Dugan; a brother, David Conn of Kilwinning, Scotland; and nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Friends may call Sunday, March 10, from noon until services at 1 p.m. at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie. Inurnment will be at Gillespie Cemetery in Gillespie.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children in St. Louis, Mo., at

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