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James William "Bill" Ball
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1896
Death: Sep. 20, 1979

The Madison County Record
Huntsville, AR
27 Sep 1979

James William 'Bill' Ball, 83, of Johnson, died September 20 in a Fayetteville hospital. Born February 2, 1896, at Japton, he was the son of Joel Van Buren and Gertrude Ledbetter Ball and was a member of the Johnson Church of Christ. He was a veteran of World War I and had lived in the Johnson-Fayetteville area for 41 years.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Erma White Ball of the home; and one brother,Charlie Elbert Ball of Japton.

Services were held September 24 at 10 a.m. in the Johnson Church of Christ with Dean Parrish officiating. Burial was in Ledbetter Cemetery near Combs under the direction of Moore's Chapel of Fayetteville.

Pallbearers were John William Harrison, Virgil Harmon, Wayne Harriman, Troy B.Rhine, Lewis Lanningham and Lawrence Hester.

This obituary notice was contributed by Mike C (#46957743).

James Ball is a relative of Gary L. Ball who is my husband.

Family links: 
  Joel Van Buren Ball (1875 - 1917)
  Gertrude Ball (1879 - 1918)
  Erma L White Ball (1901 - 1992)
  Bessie I Ball (1899 - 1920)*
  James William Ball (1896 - 1979)
  Hosie Andrew Ball (1906 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Ledbetter Cemetery
Madison County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: Michele Ball
Originally Created by: Dora E Niceschwander Isa...
Record added: Jun 12, 2006
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James William Bill Ball
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James William Bill Ball
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This is an 'in-law' relative of my grandmother's. Rosetta (White) Mize is a sister to Hardin White, his father-in-law. May you rest in the peace you helped maintain for the USA.My eamil:
- Patsy Green Foster
 Added: Aug. 11, 2011
Thank You for Your Service and Dedication to Your Country. James William Ball served in the U.S. Army World War I as a PVT.
- Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune
 Added: Jul. 26, 2009

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