1928 - 1949
BALL, Anna Pearl (Simmons,) 40, Providence died 16 Jul 1929, buried IOOF Campbellsburg d/o Mr. and Mrs. Dan Simmons, married, 2 Nov 1911 to George Ball, 6 children: Elmo, Deward, Herbert, Edward, Willis and Elva Mae Ball, 2 sisters, Mrs. Ashby Barnett, Mrs. Chester Sidebottom, 3 brothers, Walter, Ernest, and Arthur Simmons.
BALL, Benton Scott, 53, Bedford died 30 Apr 1938, buried IOOF Bedford, b. 20 Nov 1884, son of John E. and Cora Daugherty Ball, m. 25 Dec 1907 to MARY BASHAW MORGAN, who with 3 daughters survive, Mrs. M. R. Snyder, Jr. Mrs. Fred Berry and Mrs. Hayes McMakin, 1 brother, John Hoyt Ball.
BALL, Pvt. Edward, __, died 9 Dec 1944, buried Military Cem. near Louisville, KY on 21 Sep 1948. Pvt.Ball was inducted into the armed forces from Trimble Co. 19 Mar 1942, killed in Germany 9 Dec 1944. Survived by father G. A. Ball, 4 bro. Hubert, Deward, Elmo and Ray Ball, sis. Mrs. A. L. Dunn.
BALL, Harriett (Handlon,) 81, Poplar Ridge died 31 Mar 1931, buried Campbellsburg Cem. d/o Mathias and Mary J. Handlon, m. 18 Aug 1839 to Thomas Ball, who died 30 Oct 1921, 8 ch., all living, Misses Magnolia and Pearl Ball, Mrs. Josephine Tiller, Mrs. Mary E. Tingle, Mrs. Grace Huffman, Mrs. William Proctor, Extra Ball and Charles Allen Ball, 3 bro., John W., Charles H. and Prentice M. Handlon, 3 sis., Cora Wentworth, Lydia Wentworth and Malissa Kemp. Note: (Dates are wrong, this is the way the paper has them.)
BALL, James Scott, 80, Palmyra, died 18 Feb 1940, bur. IOOF Bedford, s/o late J. W. (Joseph Waren) and Virginia (Hawkins) Ball, b. 18 Dec 1859, m. 14 Oct 1886 to LUCY MILES who surv. 3 ch. Walter, Claude and Alvin Ball, 2 bro. J. T. and N. S. Ball, foster sis. Mrs. W. H. Spillman.
BALL, Joseph Turner, 84, died 25 Dec 1945, bur. IOOF Bedford, b. 17 Jun 1861, s/o J. W. and Virginia Hawkins Ball, 1st m. 1889 to FANNIE TYRA, 3 dau. Lena Hall, Mary Gatewood and Carrie Dougherty. Sons Joseph Warren and Jacob Herman Ball are dec'd. 2nd m. 1903 to CORA BURNETT, dau. Elizabeth Pryor, m. 3rd to MRS. RHODA COLBERT, who surv. 1 bro. N. S. Ball.
1950 - 1959
BALL, George, 80, died 24 Nov 1958, burial Campbellsburg. Lived for many yrs in the Little Kentucky com. Survived by dau., Mrs. Elva Dunn, 4 sons, Elma, David, Willis and Hubert Ball. Preceded by 3 brothers and 1 sister.
BALL, Jay Scott, infant, died 10 Oct 1959, burial Moffett Cem. b. 23 Sep 1959, s/o H. J. and Sue Raker Ball. Survived by parents, sis., Cynthia Laine Ball, age 4 years, grand-parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Raker and Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Ball.
BALL, Joseph D., 72, died 15 Aug 1950, burial IOOF Bedford. b. and reared Trimble Co. moved to Indiana 16 yrs ago. Survived by widow, STELLA PERKINSON BALL, 5 ch., Mrs. Mamie Stockdale, Mrs. Helen Grebe, Maurice, William and Ray Ball, a bro. L. R. Ball.
BALL, Lucy Ann, 91, died 4 Mar 1957, burial IOOF Bedford. b. 15 Jan 1866, d/o John D. and America Harley Miles. She was a charter member of Union Grove Church. Husband, JAMES S. BALL, died in 1940. Survived by 3 sons, Walter, Claude and Alvin Ball.
BALL, Madison Rucker, 76, died 17 Jan 1957, burial IOOF Bedford. b. 10 Jul 1881, Trimble Co., lived in Indianapolis for many years. Since his retirement had lived in Madison, IN. s/o William and Lucy Wise Ball of Trimble Co. m. MAE ABBOTT, survived by son, Clarence Ball. Preceded by 3 sisters and 2 brothers.
BALL, Nathaniel Stark, 90, died 2 Dec 1956, burial IOOF Bedford. b. Trimble Co. lived for 40 years in Dry Fork com. s/o Joseph and Virginia Hawkins Ball, m. 1903 to PEARL COLBERT, 7 ch., all survive, Mrs. Beulah Neher, Rpby (Ruby) Baker, Gladys Dein, Mrs. Jewell Mills (or Willis?), Joseph, Herman and Ray Ball.
BALL, Rhoda C., 89, died 26 Jun 1956, burial IOOF Bedford. d/o Addison and Cornelia Trout Pierce, b. near Bedford, a school teacher for 43 yrs. m. James W. Colbert, after his death she m. J. T. BALL who also is dec'd. Survived by 1 sis., Mrs. Oscar Sibley, 3 bro., W. D., F. A. and T. C. Pierce. Preceded by 3 sis. and 2 bro.
1960 - 1969
BALL, Collin Alvan, 70, died 6 Nov 1969, bur. IOOF Bedford. Lifelong resident of Trimble Co. (b. 21 May 1899, s/o James and Lucy Miles Ball.) Survived by widow ELBA THOMPSON BALL, 1 son H. J. Ball, 3 dau. Mrs. Virginia Welch, Mrs. Mary Jo Colbert and Mrs. Patsy Abbott, 2 bro. Walter and Claude Ball.
BALL, Pearl Colbert, 79, died 18 Nov 1964, bur. IOOF Bedford. b. Trimble Co. (3 Oct 1885, d/o Clark Colbert.) m. 1902 to NATHANIEL BALL who died 1956. Survived. by sons Ray, Herman and Joe Ball, dau. Mrs. Jewell Millis, Gladys Dein, Ruby Baker and Beulah Neher.
BALL, Stella Mae, 84, died 22 Aug 1967, bur. IOOF Bedford. b. Trimble Co., (8 Jan 1883.) d/o Mr. and Mrs. John Perkinson, she had spent many years in Indiana. Husband, JOE BALL died 1950. Survived by 2 dau. Mrs. Helen Grebe and Mrs. Mamie Stockdale, 3 sons Raymond, Maurice and William Ball, 1 bro. Villie Perkinson, a half-sis. Mrs. Florence Culver.
1970 - 1979
BALL, John Henry, 46, Bedford, died 12 Nov 1979, bur. Campbellsburg. (Born Trimble Co. 21 Jun 1933,) s/o Elmo and Mildred (Robbins) Ball, who survives. Also 1 bro. Hubert Ball, 2 sis., Mrs. Aggie Lee Smith and Mrs. Vera Mae Kurtz. Preceded by 1 sis. and 1 bro.
BALL, John Hoyt, 80, Bedford, died 28 Jan 1977, bur. IOOF Bedford. (Born Trimble Co. 18 Sep 1896, s/o John and Cora Dougherty Ball.) Survived by wife, SARAH BRYAN BALL, 2 dau., Mrs. Lucille Ball Hancock and Mrs. Jane Ball Jackson, 1 son, John Allen Ball.
BALL, Mary Morgan, 86, died 19 Oct 1972, bur. IOOF Bedford. A retired school teacher, a long time resident of LaGrange, KY. She taught in Trimble Co. and Oldham Co. school systems. Graduated from Bedford High School in 1907. d/o William C. and Henrietta O'Brian Morgan. Her father was county judge of Trimble Co. Survived by 3 dau., Mrs. Milton Snyder, Mrs. Fred Berry and Mrs. E. Hays McMakin, a sis. Mrs. Willie M. Callis. Preceded by husband, BENTON S. BALL.
BALL, Sada Jones, 76, Bedford, died 27 Jul 1979, bur. IOOF Bedford. Born Carroll Co. (11 Feb 1907, d/o Frank and Zella Dunn Jones.) She spent most of her life in Trimble Co. in the Union Grove community. Survived by husband, CLAUDE C. BALL, 2 sons, Leslie Keith and James Carroll Ball, bro., Alfred Jones, 2 sis., Mrs. Alice Mitchell and Mrs. Mabel Jones.
BALL, Sarah Bryan, 83, Bedford, died 17 Oct 1978, bur. IOOF Bedford. Born Trimble Co. (12 Sep 1895,) in the house where she resided at time of her death. d/o Luther A. and Lucy Eddy Bryan. Husband, (JOHN) HOYT BALL died Jan 1977. Survived by son, John Allen Ball, 2 dau., Mrs. Lucille B. Hancock and Mrs. Jane B. Jackson, 1 bro. Harold Bryan.
BALL, Walter Scott, 88, Bedford, died 19 Jan 1976, bur. IOOF Bedford. Born Trimble Co. in the Palmyra community (31 Jul 1887,) s/o James and Lucy Miles Ball. Survived by wife, PEARL (GREEN) BALL, dau., Mrs. Muriel Carraco, foster dau., Alice Cooper Day, a bro. Claude Ball.
1980 - 1989
BALL, Claude C., 89, Bedford died 26 Jul 1982, bur. IOOF Bedford. (Born Trimble Co. 8 Apr 1893 s/o James and Lucy Miles Ball.) He was a Kentucky Colonel and had been a magistrate for 24 years. Survived by 2 sons James C. and Leslie Keith Ball. Preceded by wife SADA JONES BALL in Jul 1979.
BALL, Dorothy Louise 51, Bedford died 1 Mar 1984, bur. IOOF Bedford. (Born Trimble Co. 4 Jul 1932.) Survived by parents Roy and Amy Garrett Burrows, 1 sis. Nancy B. Taylor. Preceded by husband ROBERT E. BALL.
BALL, Elba Frances, 87, Bedford died 14 Feb 1988, bur. IOOF Bedford. (Born 17 Apr 1900 d/o Henry and Nancy Taylor Thompson.) Survived by 3 dau. Mrs. Virginia Welch; Mrs. Mary Jo Colbert and Mrs. Patsy Abbott, 1 son H. J. Ball. Preceded by husband ALVIN BALL in 1969, 3 sisters and 3 brothers.
BALL, Hubert T., 72, Bedford died 28 Nov 1989, bur. IOOF Bedford. Born Trimble Co. (10 Oct 1917 s/o George Alph and Anna Pearl Simmons Ball.) Survived by wife LEONA COLBERT BALL, a son James E. Ball, a dau. Paulette Tomlinson, a bro. Elmo Ball and a sis. Alva Mae Smith.
BALL, Maurice C., 74, Hanover, IN died 25 Dec 1986, bur. Moffett Cem. (Born Trimble Co. 29 Sep 1912 s/o Joseph and Stella Perkinson Ball.) Survived by wife VIRGINIA ASHBY BALL, 1 dau. Mrs. Maureen Farris, 2 sis. Mrs. Helen Grebe and Mrs. Mamie Stockdale, 1 bro. Bill Ball.
BALL, Pearl Green, 93, Bedford died 25 Jan 1982, bur. IOOF Bedford. Born Trimble Co. (27 Dec 1888 d/o Talton and Leah Brunton Green.) Survived by 1 dau. Mrs. Murriel Carrico, a foster dau. Alice Cooper Day. Preceded by husband WALTER BALL, 4 sis. and 4 bro.
BALL, Lawrence Ray, 78, Indianapolis, IN died 26 Jun 1980, bur. there. Born Trimble Co. going to Indianapolis 40 years ago. (s/o Joseph and Stella Perkinson Ball.) Survived by dau. Mrs. Jacqueline Sue Reed, 2 bro. Maurice and William Ball, 2 sis. Mrs. Mamie Stockdale and Mrs. Helen Grebe. Preceded by wife VELMA BALL.
BALL, Robert E., Jr., 59, Bedford died 25 Nov 1983, bur. IOOF Bedford. (Born Carroll Co. 25 Feb 1924 s/o Robert Extra and Pearly Mae Hickman Ball.) Survived by wife (DOROTHY) LOUISE BURROWS BALL, 3 bro. Leroy; Edwin and Phillip Ball.
BALL, Willis Ray, 59, Louisville died 16 Mar 1986, bur. Campbellsburg Cem. Veteran of the Korean War, (born Trimble Co. 17 Nov 1926 s/o George and Anna Pearl Simmons Ball.) Survived by 2 bro. Elmo and Hubert T. Ball, 1 sis. Mrs. Alva Mae Smith. Preceded by parents, 2 bro. Edward and Deward Ball.