BALL Linda K. Ball, age 67, of West Jefferson, went home to be with her Lord Saturday, November 3, 2012. She was born November 17, 1944 in Lodi, Ohio the daughter of the late Charles and Marietta Kennedy. Linda was a graduate of Ohio State University; had retired from Tolles Technical School after twenty-five years of teaching; and she was a faithful member of the West Jefferson First Baptist Church. She is survived by son, Matthew L. "Matt" Ball of West Jefferson; daughter, Melissa D. (Alex) Kraus of Millington, Tennessee; four grandchildren, Krista D. DeRhodes, Thomas E. Ball, Morgan E. Kraus, and Logan J. Kraus; sister, R. Ann Matthews of Columbus; two brothers, Robert R. (Mary Jo) Kennedy of Gobles, Michigan, Jeffrey J. (Sharon) Kennedy of Columbus; nieces, nephews and friends. Family will receive friends 4-8 p.m. Wednesday in the RADER-McDONALD FUNERAL HOME, West Jefferson, where Funeral Service will be held 9 a.m. Thursday with Rev. Glade May officiating. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, 686 West Jefferson-Kiousville Rd. SE, West Jefferson, Ohio 43162.
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Nov. 6, 2012