Rev. Samuel Allen Balch, Jr., died on Sept.3, 2014.
The arrangements are as follows:
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at McCalla Memorial Funeral Home (4780 Letson Farms Parkway, McCalla, AL, US, 35111).
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 6, 2014, at Pleasant Hill UMC (4809 Bell Hill Road, Bessemer, AL, US, 35022).
Honorary pallbearers will be North Alabama Conference ministers and their spouses.
Rev. Balch was ordained an elder in 1947. During his ministry he served Decatur Central; Birmingham Denman; Centerpoint; Oxford; Pell City; Brookhaven; Leeds First; Highlands (Associate); Ashland; Oxmoor; Providence; and Mt. Carmel UMCs. He also served as Church Relations Director/Chaplain with Goodwill Industries for 12 years. He retired in 1983.
Please remember his wife Evie and family in your prayers.
Memorials may be made to Michael J. Fox Foundation.
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