|Birth: ||Jan. 19, 1931|
|Death: ||Apr. 6, 2008|
RAVEN, Va. — Pansy Nell Short Ball, age 77 of Raven, Va., passed away Sunday, April 6, 2008 in a Kingsport, Tenn., hospital after a short illness.
Born January 19, 1931 in Tazewell County, Va., she was the daughter of the late Leonard and Myrtle Ball Short.
She was a member of Premier Full Gospel Temple Church where she taught Sunday school and served faithfully as the Pastor's wife. She was currently attending Raven Assembly of God. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, the Rev. Carl N. Ball and one infant premature son, Jonathan Ball.
She is survived by daughters, Lorraine Salyers and husband Sammy of Raven, Carlene Welch of Raven and Rebecca Campbell and husband Reggie of Coeburn; son, David and Lisa Hogston Ball of Raven; sisters, Virginia Deskins of Richlands, Carolyn Greene and husband Tom of Doran, Shirley Ferrell and husband Roger of Claypool Hill and Wilma Sayers of Cedar Bluff; brothers, the Rev. Hurley Shortt and wife Bonnie of Warrenton, Va., and Jim Short and wife Ann of Richlands; grandchildren, Rhonda Jewell and husband Brian, Wayne Salyers and wife Jennifer, Andy Welch and wife Amber, Kim Welch, Michelle Zedd and husband David and Kayla Ball Culbertson; stepgrandchildren, Krystin Landers, Katrina Campbell and Billy Smith; great-grandchildren, Bryana Mitchell, Alexa Mitchell, Travis Jewell, Alex Salyers, Isabella Salyers, Abbigail Zedd, Devin Zedd, Alayna Gerry, Lucas Welch and Haydun Culbertson; step great-grandchildren, Daniel Yates, Maddux Landers, Alyssa Dennis and Cassidy Campbell; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted at Singleton Funeral Service Chapel at Cedar Bluff, Va., with the Rev. Hurley Shortt, the Rev. Barry Absher and the Rev. Jack Ward officiating.
Entombment will follow in the Greenhills Memory Gardens Mausoleum at Claypool Hill, Va.
Pallbearers will be Wayne Salyers, Andy Welch, Michael Short, Jerry Muir, Tommy Green, Samuel Muir, Maxx Salyers, Vandy Deskins and Jim Short.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Ramesh Kabaria, Mark Deskins, Andy Deskins, Mike Deskins, Steve Deskins, Dennis Short, Leonard Short, James Short, Wayne Ward, Bobby Johnson, Otis Johnson and Mike Proffitt.
Singleton Funeral Service is serving the Ball family.
Greenhills Memory Gardens
Created by: Beverly Aker
Record added: May 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26837608
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