|Birth: ||Oct. 26, 1919|
|Death: ||Oct. 24, 2009|
Sarah Birge Ball
(October 26, 1919 - October 24, 2009)
SARAH BIRGE BALL
ENTERPRISE. . .Sarah Birge Ball, a resident of Enterprise, formerly of Headland, died Saturday night, October 24, 2009, in the Enterprise Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was 90.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, October 27, 2009, in the Holman-Headland Mortuary Chapel with Dr. Dean Moore, Reverend Ray Kelly, Reverend James A. Rich and her son, Rev. Ron Ball officiating. Burial will follow in the Concord Baptist Cemetery, near Newville. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 P. M. Monday in the sanctuary of the Heritage United Methodist Church in Enterprise. The family will also receive friends from 9:30 until 10:30 A. M. Tuesday at the mortuary in Headland.
Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to the Heritage United Methodist Church, 2911 Ft. Rucker Blvd., Enterprise, AL. 36330.
Mrs. Ball was a native of Blackwood-Sylvan Grove community of Dale County, daughter of the late Marcus Elbert Birge and Lovie Ann Keel Birge. She lived most of her adult lifetime in the Headland area before moving to Enterprise in 1989. Mrs. Ball was formerly employed by Wex-Tex Mfg. Company in Headland. She was a member of the Heritage United Methodist Church and was formerly affiliated with the Concord Baptist Church. Mrs. Ball was preceded in death by her husband, H. P. (Pete) Ball and three sisters, Effie Mae Richards, Toy Trammell and Lena Williams.
Surviving relatives include a son, Reverend Ron Ball and wife, Charlotte Trawick Ball, Montgomery; three grandchildren, Marsha Routley and husband, Matt Routley, Mila Goodson and husband, Jim Goodson and Wendy Pierce and husband, Tim Pierce; ten great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Danny Riley, Kenneth Ball, Felix Riley, Derek Goodson, Drew Goodson and D. S. Barnes.
Holman-Headland Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. 334-693-3371.
Marcus Elbert Birge (1887 - 1967)
Lovie Ann Keel Birge (1885 - 1977)
Henry Patrick Ball (1911 - 1980)*
Concord Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Don Atwell
Record added: Oct 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43537790