June 21, 1918 ~ March 30, 2009
LINDEN Mildred Ball, 90, of Linden passed away Monday, March 30, 2009 in the Atlanta hospital. She was born June 21, 1918, in Linden. The last eight years were spent at Rose Haven Retreat in Atlanta, where she received loving care from the staff. She was a member of the Bethel-Cass Baptist Church, Linden. She enjoyed playing the piano and singing in local churches with her husband, Theddis Ball. During 1950-51, they sang on KALT on Sunday mornings. Survivors include two sons, J. D. Ball and wife, Nancy of Hot Springs Village, Arkansas; and Gayland Ball of Kansas; a sister, Lena Ruth Burns, Atlanta; eleven grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M., Friday, April 3, 2009, at BethelCass Baptist Church in Linden with Bro. Billy Greer officiating. Burial will be in Corinth Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home of Linden. Visitation will be Thursday night from 6 to 8 P.M. at the funeral home.