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Beatrice “Bea” Ball, 89, Telford, died Friday, June 3, 2011 at her residence.
Mrs. Ball was born in Flag Pond to the late Alfred Jackson & Lora Tipton Rice.
She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Ball was also preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Ball.
Survivors include four children: Jane Bracken, Tampa Fla., Darel Ball and wife, Donna, Telford; Linda Banner and husband, Marvin, Gray, and Jerry Ball and wife, Vickie, Jonesborough; one brother: Clarence Rice, Jonesborough; and a sister: Hazel Goodman, Jonesborough; ten grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and several nephews and nieces.
Funeral services were held at 4 p.m., Sunday, June 5, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with the Rev. Jon Rogers officiating. Interment was at Mt. Wesley Cemetery, with grandsons serving as pallbearers.
Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society NE Office, 508 Princeton Road, Suite 102 Johnson City, TN 37601.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services was in charge.