On October 14, 2005, JOHN A. FIELDS, SR.; beloved husband of Virginia M. Fields; devoted father of James Ballard and the late John Fields, Jr.; cherished grandfather of James V. and Theodore J. Ballard, Dillon and Devon Fields; dear father-in-law of Karen Ballard and Maria Fields. Friends may call at the family owned Evans Chapel of Memories - Parkville, on Tuesday and Wednesday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM. A funeral service will be held 10 AM Thursday. Interment Parkwood Cemetery.