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Deacon Joseph Manuel "Uncle Jobie" Ball
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Birth: Sep. 13, 1923
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 8, 2001
Hesperia
San Bernardino County
California, USA

On may 8, 2001, God, our father, called home one of His faithful servants, Joe Manuel Ball.

Joe affectionately known as "Uncle Jobie". was born on September 13, 1992, in Shreveport, Louisiana. He was the fifth of ten children born to the union of Dimple Lattimore Ball and Wiley Ball. His parents, two brother; Cornelius and Lawrence, five sister; Mary, Magdalene, Martha, Wiley Mae and Lillie all preceded him in death.

Joe attended Stoner Hill Elementary School and graduated from Central High School in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Joe began his Church career at a early age as a member of Johnson Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church in Shreveport. He was a devout Christian and practiced his love for God both in the church as well as in his Community. He uplifted others through his testimony and his desire to give a helping hand.

He entered the U.S. Navy in 1943, after receiving his honorable discharge in 1946, he moved to Los Angeles, California.

In 1993, Joe united with Good Faith M.B. Church where he served on the Trustee Board, the Deacon Board, Youth Counselor and the Senior Choir.

He leave to celebrate his life two sister; Susie Ball Carew of Carson, Ca. and Gennie V, Ball Bias of Los Angeles, Ca. sixteen nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and devoted friends.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Wiley Ball (1874 - 1971)
  Dimple Lattimore Ball (1888 - 1956)
 
 Siblings:
  Susan Elaine Ball Carew (1916 - 2004)*
  Gennie V Ball Bias (1920 - 2002)*
  Wiley Mae Ball Ellison (1922 - 1964)*
  Joseph Manuel Ball (1923 - 2001)
  Lawrence Ball (1925 - 1960)*
  Lillie Pearl Ball Carter (1927 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hills Memorial Park
Whittier
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: lotggle (Lonial Ellison)
Record added: Jun 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53539261
Deacon Joseph Manuel Uncle Jobie Ball
Added by: Louis Mata
 
Deacon Joseph Manuel Uncle Jobie Ball
Added by: Louis Mata
 
Deacon Joseph Manuel Uncle Jobie Ball
Added by: lotggle (Lonial Ellison)
 
 
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Thanking of you Uncle Jobie
- Lonial
 Added: Nov. 11, 2012
FOR ALL YOU HAVE DONE FOR ME AND THE FAMILY, YOU WILL ALWAYS BE REMEMBER AS A VERY SPECIAL MAN IN OUR LIFE. I LOVE AND MISS YOU UNCLE JOBIE
- Lonial
 Added: Sep. 15, 2012

- Louis Mata
 Added: Jul. 2, 2012
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