News and Tribune

February 27, 2014

Martha Kathryn Price Ball, 86; New Albany

— Funeral services for Martha Kathryn Price Ball, 86, of New Albany, formerly of Charlotte, N.C., will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 1, at Newcomer Funeral Home, New Albany, with entombment at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, in Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C. She died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014.

 She was a very loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She was born June 13, 1927 in Lugoff, S. C. to the late Walter W. and Mamie Ross Price.  

She is survived by her son, Glenn Ball and his wife, Sandra; and grandchildren, Sarah and David Ball. She will be dearly missed.  

She was also preceded in death by her husband, John T. Ball Jr.  

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 240 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY  40222.

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