Mrs. Fred Ball, residing eight miles southeast of Boone in Colfax Township, died on Tuesday morning about 10 o'clock. She had been ill but for a very short period. The funeral was held Thursday at 10 a.m. from the family residence. Services were held at the Dunkard church and the remains laid to rest in the cemetery at that place. A kind husband and motherless children are left to mourn her death.