GASTONIA - Tamey Pilkington Ball, 54, passed away Feb. 5, 2013, at her home.
She was born Nov. 2, 1958, in Gaston County, daughter of the late B.L. and Hazel Sorrells Pilkington.
Tamey was a member of Zion Baptist Church, Gastonia.
A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at Zion Baptist Church, Gastonia, officiated by the Rev. Leo Kuykendall.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia and at other times at the home of Mary Ball, 2617 Bernice Drive, Gastonia.
Interment will be at Westview Gardens, Bessemer City.
She is survived by her husband of 31 years, Ronnie Ball of the home; brothers and sisters in-law, Gary and Joyce Pilkington of Bessemer City, Jerry and Yong Pilkington of Virginia; sisters and brother-in-law, Donna Huffman of Dallas, Rhonda and Mike Campbell of Stanley; many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Roger Pilkington; sisters, Shirley Pilkington, Gail Sorrells.
Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.
A guest registry is available at greenefuneral.com.