Russell Eugene Ball, 84, of Charlotte, N.C., passed away Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021.
Born Monday, Nov. 8, 1937, in Nicolson, he was the son of the late Raymond Harmon Ball and Celina White Ball.
Russell is survived by his daughter Tina Marie Ball-Sacchi and her husband Luca of New York; son Russell Ball Jr. of Charlotte, N.C.; grandchildren: Gloria Catherine Ball and Marco Sacchi; sister: Carol Hillard; and many more loving family and friends.
In addition to his parents, Russell was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria Rita Calasso Ball; brother Norman Ball; sisters: Lorretta Goble and Barbara Bush; and nephew Norman Ball Jr..
The family had a small service Thursday, Dec. 2, at Hankins and Whittington Funeral Service. A graveside service was held Friday morning, Dec. 3, at Sunset Memory Gardens, Mint Hill, N.C.