The Valdosta Daily Times
Daniel Winston “Dan” Ball, 91, of Brookfield, died Saturday, February 23, 2013, at Tift Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 26, 2013, in the chapel of Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors with his grandson, Ashley Ball, officiating. Burial will follow at Union Grove Church of God Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Monday, February 25, 2013.
Grandsons and great-grandsons of Mr. Ball will serve as pallbearers.
Born September 8, 1921, in Garfield, Ark., to the late Rev. James Lee Ball, Sr., and Ethel Drummond Ball, Mr. Ball was also preceded in death by 17 brothers and sisters.
Mr. Ball was a lifetime resident of Tift County where he retired from Bishop Well and Pump Service. He was of the Church of God faith. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, riding his 4-wheeler, being outdoors, and visiting and talking with people.
Mr. Ball is survived by his wife, to whom he was married sixty years, Pat Hatfield Ball of Brookfield; his children, Teresa and Wayne Phagan of Brookfield, Rocky and Shannon Ball of Tifton, Ronny Ball of Valdosta, and Troy “B.B.” and Staci Ball of Eldorado; one brother, E. V. Ball of Jacksonville, Fla.; ten grandchildren, Amanda Lamb, Toni Michele Martin, Shannon Sparkman, Chris Ball, Jennifer Zorotovich, Ashley Ball, Derek Ball, Jake Ball, Austin Ball, and Benjamin Ball; ten great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
You may sign the guest registry at www.albritton-beaumontfuneralhome.com. — Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors.