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Emmett Ball

Emmett Ray Ball

Friday, December 16th, 1932 - Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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Emmett Ray Ball, 86, of Lowell, Ohio, died on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born on December 16, 1932 in Coal Run, Ohio, to Guy and Lottie Walters Ball.

Emmett was a Korean veteran, serving his country in the United States Navy. He was a self employed farmer all of his life. Emmett was a member of Coal Run Church of Christ, the Lowell American Legion and the DAV.

He is survived by two sons, Dennis Ball of St. Louis, MO and Leland Ball of Marietta; daughter in law, Verna Ball of Lowell; three grandchildren, Thomas, Hannah and Curtis; and five great grandchildren, Tyler, Dylan, Tyson, Markus and Maddie; and a special friend Dorothy Slack.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Lou Hanna Ball, who died on October 24, 2009; and siblings, Leland "Bud", Henry, Donald, Dean, Ernest, Rettie Farnsworth and Dorothy Frazier.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Lowell Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, with Rich Lemal officiating. Burial will follow in Waterford Cemetery. Visitation will be on Thursday, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Donations may be made in his memory to Coal Run Church of Christ, P.O. Box 21126, Coal Run, Ohio 45721. Cawley & Peoples is honored to serve Emmett's family and offers online condolences and many more resources by visiting their website,
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, November 7th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thursday, November 7th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Lowell Chapel of Cawley & Peoples
    227 Lock St.
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  • Funeral Services

    Friday, November 8th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, November 8th, 2019 11:00am
    Lowell Chapel of Cawley & Peoples
    227 Lock St.
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rich Lemal
  • Interment

    Friday, November 8th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    Friday, November 8th, 2019 12:00pm
    Waterford Cemetery
    189 Sunset Lane
    Waterford, OH 45786
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  • Reception

    Friday, November 8th, 2019 | 12:30pm
    Friday, November 8th, 2019 12:30pm
    Coal Run Church of Christ
    Address Not Available
    Will follow the service at the cemetery.


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Mitzi Lynch

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We are thinking of you during this difficult time.... So sorry sending lots of love & prayers! Frank, Mitzi, Travis, Sarah. & Anthony, Brittany & boys
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Cheryl J Skinner,Tri-State Military Museum

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May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Emmett Ray Ball, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Navy Veteran, Emmett Ray Ball, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

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