Edwin Melvin Ball
Edwin Melvin Ball, 64, husband of Joan Willis Ball, of Simpsonville, died Friday October 11, 2013.
Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late J.C. and Lois Laws Ball.
Mr. Ball was a United States Army Veteran and served in the Vietnam Conflict. He was in the U.S. Army Reserve for 30 years.
Mr. Ball retired after 30 years with the US Postal Service. Surviving, in addition to his wife, are a daughter, Tracy Dales and husband Shannon, of Easley; a son, Kenneth Ball and wife Staci, of Greer; three grandsons, Patrick Dales and Joshua and Caleb Ball; two sisters, Carolyn Lawrence and Pat Clements, and two brothers, Gene Ball and wife Sue, and Steve Ball and wife Kitty.
Visitation will be held from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast, 1604 NE Main Street, Simpsonville, SC. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Greenville Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to the Cancer Society of Greenville County, 113 Mills Avenue, Greenville, SC 29605.
Condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com.
Published in The Greenville News from Oct. 13 to Oct. 15, 2013