This new tombstone was errected in 1961 by family to replace the old 1940 tombstone. Balla (POLSTON) Sullivan w/o Cassius Sullivan. Balla was d/o Asa D. Polston & Idella Meladora "Della" (Scott)

Balla is listed in the 1910 Russell Co., KY census as "Balzora", age 9 in household of Della & Asa Polson. This photgraph provided by Phillip Polston.

1954 photo of Balla's original stone. The young boy in the photo is Balla's grandson, born 1948.
1954 photo of Balla (Polston) Sullivan's gravesite by Julie Sullivan.