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1939 - 2012 Obituary Condolences
Gerald T. Ball, 73, of Atlanta, Ga., passed away suddenly on Oct. 17, 2012.

Gerry was born March 2, 1939, in DeKalb, the oldest child of Robert and Dorothy Ball. After graduating from DeKalb High School in 1957, he attended and graduated from Northwestern University and the University of Michigan School of Law. On Sept. 11, 1965 he was united in marriage to Joan Malik. For his entire professional career, he was employed by Arthur Andersen Accounting firm where he became a full partner, specializing in international taxation.

Gerry is survived by his wife, Joan; son, David Ball of Dallas, Texas; and daughter, Kebby (Reginald) Holden of San Diego, Calif. Along with many nieces and nephews, he also is survived by his siblings, Larry (Linda) Ball, Jim (Barb) Ball, Roberta (Richard) Wiseman of DeKalb and Bill (Rose) Ball of Long Beach, Calif.

Visitation will be at from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, at Patterson Funeral Home in Sandy Springs, Ga. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Interment will be private.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Oct. 20, 2012
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