|Birth: ||May 26, 1894|
|Death: ||Jul. 12, 1990|
Services for Samuel "Sam" Monroe Ball, 96, of Breckenridge, were held at First Baptist Church with Rev. Cecil Harper officiating. Ball died at his ranch home after a lengthy illness.
Mr. Ball was a lifelong resident of Stephens County and died three miles from the log cabin in which he was born. He was a rancher. He was close to the oldest member of the Texas and Southwestern Cattleraiser's Association, a charter member of National Cattlemen's Association, an acreage donor to Cal Farley's Boy's Ranch, receiver of numerous Soil Conservation's awards, and belonged to the Roughneck Bible Class at First Baptist Church where he was a member.
Preceded him in death were his wife - Una; son - Glen; two infant daughters.
Survivors: daughter - Frances Donnell; sister - Faye Sanders; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
John Thomas Ball (1856 - 1937)
Emma Jane West Ball (1860 - 1922)
Una Houston Ball (1896 - 1983)*
Samuel Glen Ball (1924 - 1987)*
Frances Ball Donnell (1925 - 2013)*
Bonnie Belle Ball (1928 - 1929)*
Infant Daughter Ball (1939 - 1939)*
Created by: Searchers of our Past
Record added: Aug 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74990537