William E. "Buddie" Ball went home to be with the Lord on Jan. 23, 2012 in Garland at the age of 70. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 27, 2012 at Dannel Funeral Home in Sherman, with Dr. David Reagan and Rev. Joe Ed Furr officiating. The family will greet friends one hour prior to service.
Pallbearers for Buddie will be Steve and Steven Stufflebean, Scot and Brock Herd, Cary and Dylan Gooch.
Buddie grew up in Sherman, and graduated from Sherman High School and Oklahoma State University. He was in the Home Care business for more than 30 years, and resided in Telephone for the past 17 years. Buddie was a devoted family man, friend, and Christ-follower and will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by infant brother, James Russell Jr., parents James Russell and Mary Lou Ball, and first wife Sandra.
He is survived by his wife Marie; daughters, Rebecca Herd and Priscilla Gooch, Emily Ball, Susannah Ball; son, John David Ball and wife Lauren; daughter, Bethanne Stufflebean and husband Steve; one brother, Gary Ball; 14 grandchildren and one great-grandson.
You may sign the online guestbook at www.dannelfuneralhome.com.