Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

June 28, 2013

Charles Ball

The Batesville Herald-Tribune

---- — Charles “Charlie” Hobert Ball, 67, 201 Reeves Road, Honea Path, S.C., husband of Valerie Tellas Ball, died Thursday, June 27, 2013, at his home.

Born in Mercer County, Ky., he was a son of the late Joshua Ball and Ellen Monett Houston Ball. He was a member of Honea Path First Baptist Church, the A.F.M. Lodge 37 and was a former deacon.

Surviving are his wife of the home; two sons: Jason Hart, Honea Path, and Kenneth Ball, Batesville; two daughters: Jennifer Brown (Quentin), Rushville, and Angela Beck (Doug), Dillsboro; one brother: Wesley Ball (Ann), Brookville; three sisters: Willa Jean Henson (David), Brenda Martin (Clete), Brookville, and Juanita Linkel (John), Batesville; eight grandchildren: Jessica Hart, Jacob Robinson, Jayde Brock, Morgan Hart, Caitlyn Beck, Carah Beck, Cale Beck and Tyler Ball.

He was predeceased by a daughter Sherry Ball; two brothers: Don Ball and Kenneth Wayne Ball; and one sister: Lorene Dunn.

The family will receive friends Saturday, June 29, from 1:30-3 p.m. at Pruitt Funeral Home, Honea Path. Funeral services follow with the Rev. T.W. McGuffin, Mr. Mark Willis and Mr. Tony Brown officiating. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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