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Sarah Elizabeth "Lizzie" Clark Ball
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1874
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1948
Osage
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of Thomas and Jane (Tibbits) Clark.
Wife of Arthur Holland Ball and mother of Esther, Arno, Warren, and Ada.
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LAST RITES FOR
MRS. SARAH BALL
WILL BE TODAY

Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah Ball, 74, will be held this afternoon (Thursday) at two o'clock at the First Baptist church in Osage with the Rev. Orville Mellquist officiating. Burial will be made in the Osage cemetery. Mrs. Ball died Tuesday at the home of her son, Arno, on south Sixth street in Osage.

Sarah Elizabeth Clark was born April 17, 1874 to Thomas and Jane Clark in Cedar township in Mitchell county. She spent her entire life in Mitchell county except for two years in Stoughton, Wisc., when she was caring for a sister.

She was united in marriage to Arthur Ball of Osage February 3, 1908, and four children were born to this union. She was baptized when a young woman into the First Baptist church of Osage and remained a faithful member to the last. She was absent but two Sundays from church and Sunday school in the past four years. She was also a member of the Dorcas group of the church.

Surviving are two sons, Arno L. of Osage and Warren A. of Austin; one daughter, Mrs. Laurence (Ada) Zerek of Osage; a brother, William T. Clark of Wilmington, Del; 10 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Esther Elizabeth, in infancy; her parents, eight sisters and two brothers.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Clark (1830 - 1902)
  Jane Tibbetts Clark (1837 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Arthur Holland Ball (1874 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  Esther Elizabeth Ball (1909 - 1911)*
  Arno Lee Ball (1911 - 1966)*
  Warren Arthur Ball (1913 - 1969)*
  Ada Lucille Ball Zerck (1914 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Ann Clark Lombard (1858 - 1900)*
  Mary Ann Clark Clements (1859 - 1929)*
  Ruth Ann Clark Tubbs (1861 - 1934)*
  Ellen Clark Tibbits (1862 - 1939)*
  Roseette Clark (1863 - 1863)*
  Sarah Jane Clark (1865 - 1868)*
  Susan Jane Clark Melvin (1867 - 1918)*
  Cora Alice Clark Chidester (1870 - 1937)*
  Edward Charles Clark (1872 - 1938)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Clark Ball (1874 - 1948)
  Fred Joseph Clark (1876 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Osage Cemetery
Osage
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: K. Pike
Record added: May 11, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10945861
Sarah Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Clark</i> Ball
Added by: K. Pike
 
Sarah Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Clark</i> Ball
Added by: K. Pike
 
 
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- K. Pike
 Added: Nov. 13, 2005
 
 
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