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Jeanne Harriet Gerdes Ball
Birth: Apr. 10, 1923
Fargo
Cass County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 1989
Van Buren
Crawford County
Arkansas, USA

1989 OBITUARY - FORT SMITH TIMES RECORD, FORT SMITH, AR - SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 1989 - PAGE 2A

Mrs. Jeanne Ball, 65, of Van Buren (AR) died Thursday in her home. She was a longtime resident of Crawford County, a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church and a former sales clerk at Hunt's Department Store. She was an employee of Alice N Wonderland at the time of her death.

Funeral will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday in Ocker Memorial Chapel with burial at U.S. National Cemetery.

She is survived by two sons, Brad Ball of Van Buren (AR) and Gary Ball of Tulsa (OK); one (twin) brother, Ralph Francis Gerdes of Redlands, CA.

Pallbearers will be David Moore, Dorvan Wiley, Clyde Hayre, Ed Vinson, Brad Thomas, and Bob Robinson.

[end of obit]
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Jeanne was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Bryan William (Bill) Ball in 1965. She was a very kind, loving, generous, gentle and caring lady. She was also a superb seamstress! Her sons were the lights of her life, and she is missed by all that were privileged to know her.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Adrian Gerdes (1894 - 1980)
  Leona Emilie Vondal Gerdes (1891 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Bryan William Ball (1901 - 1965)
 
 Sibling:
  Ralph Francis Gerdes (1923 - 1997)*
  Jeanne Harriet Gerdes Ball (1923 - 1989)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Jeanne
His Wife
Apr 10, 1923
Mar 16, 1989
 
Burial:
Fort Smith National Cemetery
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: 12, 0, 220
 
Created by: Rachel
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 318656
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Another year gone by...with very special thoughts of you today.
- Gary and Rachel
 Added: Apr. 10, 2015
Today would have been your 91st birthday. Still loved and missed.
- Rachel and Gary
 Added: Apr. 10, 2014
Happy 90th Birthday Jeanne.
- Gary and Rachel
 Added: Apr. 10, 2013
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