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Hobert Doyle Ball
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1900
Gentry County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 17, 1984
Gentry County
Missouri, USA

Hobert Doyle Ball, 84, died Monday, Dec 17 at the Gentry County Memorial Hospital in Albany. Born July 22, 1900 northwest of Albany, MO, he was the son of Thomas J Ball and Sarah Ellen Summa. He grew to manhood in that community and attended the old Canaday School. On June 1, 1919 he was united in marriage to Edyth Newell of Quitman, Texas. They lived on a farm in his home community and remained in that area until 1944 when they moved to their home in West Albany. He worked for the Burlington Railroad, did carpentry work in the area up until the time he retired, and also drove trucks for John Higginbotham. Doyle was a member of the Baptist Church in Albany. Doyle and Edyth were the parents of 3 daughters: Ethelda Ethel Rogers, Fredericksburg, VA; Lillian Leon Kendrick, Kansas City, MO; and Edyth JoAnn Donahoo, Rea, MO. They also had a grandson, Elsworth Gene McMichael of Kansas City, who made his home with them. Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Edyth of the home; 3 daughters; 18 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Mrs Beatrice Townsend and Mrs Dortha Dragoo, both of Albany and a host of friends and lived ones. Burial in the Old Brick Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Jasper Ball (1870 - 1931)
  Sarah Ellen Summa Ball (1877 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Willie Edyth Newell Ball (1903 - 1995)*
 
 Children:
  Donna Ball Rogers (1920 - 1995)*
  Lillian Leon Ball Kendrick (1926 - 2012)*
  Edyth Joann Ball Donahoo (1931 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Clyde Kinman (1893 - 1975)**
  Beatrice May Ball Townsend (1898 - 1982)*
  Hobert Doyle Ball (1900 - 1984)
  Dortha Pearl Ball Dragoo (1902 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Old Brick Cemetery
Albany
Gentry County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Judy McMichael
Record added: Sep 26, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21775117
Hobert Doyle Ball
Added by: Judy McMichael
 
 
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 Added: May. 19, 2010
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 Added: Mar. 12, 2009
 
 
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