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Tasha DeLynn Ballew Nolt, 33
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Tasha DeLynn Ballew Nolt, 33, of Spencer passed away Monday March 15 from a sudden illness.

Tasha was born in Nashville on Oct. 28, 1987 to Kevin and Melissa Carter Ballew of Spencer.  She was an education assistant with the Van Buren County School System and a former coach. She was a faithful member of Spencer Church of Christ, an avid baker and enjoyed horses.

Tasha was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Edward Carter and paternal grandfather Bobby Ballew and father-in-law Robert Nolt.

In addition to her parents, Tasha is survived by her loving husband Ben Nolt and son Braxton Nolt, both of Spencer, brother Shane (Haidee) Ballew of Spencer, sister Kendra (Brandon Dearth) Ballew of Spencer, paternal grandmother Deborah Ballew of Bone Cave, maternal grandmother Elva Jean (James Evans) Carter of Spencer, uncles Matthew Ballew of Bone Cave and Eddie (Jamie) Carter of Spencer, nephews Forrest Ballew and Ayden Martin, both of Spencer, mother-in-law Toni Nolt of Sparta, sister-in-law Elizabeth Miller of Sparta.

Funeral service will be held Friday March 19, at 2 p.m. at the Layne Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. R.C. Christian officiating. Burial will follow at Shockley Cemetery. Visitation is Friday from 10 a.m. till time of service at 2 p.m. Send condolences at

Layne Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Spencer in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 19, 2021