FRANKLINTON - Jerry Lamar Ball, 57, passed away Oct. 13, 2017 at Wake Med Hospital. He was born Nov. 15, 1959 to James and Cleo Riggan Ball.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Betty Jo Ball Thomas and Jean Ball Hedgepeth.
Surviving: his wife of 39 years, Yvonne Shearon Ball; his son, Keith Emerson Ball (Shanelle); grandsons, Emerson Ball, Zyques Crudup and Gaquavis Crudup; brother, Jimmy Ball (Jo Ann); sisters, Kay Ball Mendenhall (Bud), Debbie Ball Harper (Martin), Gale Maulden.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 21, at Franklinton Baptist Church, with the Rev. David Averette officiating. The family will receive friends at 3 p.m. followed by the service at 4 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family of Jerry Ball through Franklinton Baptist Church at 102 West Mason Street, Franklinton, NC 27525.