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Ethel Gertrude Stephenson Ball
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1892
Crockett County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1977
Crockett County
Tennessee, USA

Ethel was the first daughter of John and Dollie Stephenson. She married Crockett County farmer William Robert "Bob" Ball on March 22, 1908 and apparently had five children, Willie Jr., J.C., Margaret, Cleatus Fain and Wallace. It's unclear when Bob died. They both are buried at Friendship (Sudbury) Cemetery in Friendship, Tenn.

Obituary
December 1977, Crockett Times:

Services for Mrs. Ethel Gertrude Ball, 85, were held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Friendship Funeral Home. Burial was in Sudbury cemetery.

Mrs. Ball died Tuesday at the Jackson Madison Co. Hospital.
She was the wife of the late Robert Ball.

She leaves one daughter, Mrs. I.A. Cakes (sic, sister I.A. Cates) of Harriman, Tenn., four sons, Willie Bob Ball of near Maury City, J.C. Ball of Oak Ridge, Tenn., Fain Ball of Rt. 1, Friendship, Wallace Ball of Flint, Mich. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Calvin Stevenson (1859 - 1908)
  Laura Alice Taylor Stevenson (1870 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  William Robert Ball (1886 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Willie Bob Ball (1909 - 1978)*
  John Calvin Ball (1911 - 1988)*
  Margaret Ball Wood (1912 - 2006)*
  Cleatus Fain Ball (1914 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Newton Stephenson (1890 - 1953)*
  Ethel Gertrude Stephenson Ball (1892 - 1977)
  Katie C Stephenson Edwards (1897 - 1960)*
  I. A. Stephenson Cates (1899 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Friendship Cemetery
Crockett County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Mike St
Record added: Jan 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47131054
Ethel Gertrude <i>Stephenson</i> Ball
Added by: Mike St
 
 
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